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The Resource How to think : a survival guide for a world at odds, Alan Jacobs

How to think : a survival guide for a world at odds, Alan Jacobs

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How to think : a survival guide for a world at odds
Title
How to think
Title remainder
a survival guide for a world at odds
Statement of responsibility
Alan Jacobs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the forces that prevent modern people from thinking, including distraction, social bias, and fear of rejection, and offers tips to regain a rational mental life
Summary
Examines the forces that prevent modern people from thinking, including distraction, social bias, and fear of rejection, and offers tips to regain a rational mental life
Writing style
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10600308
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Jacobs, Alan
Dewey number
153.4/2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Thought and thinking
  • Reasoning
  • Reasoning
  • Thought and thinking
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Decision-Making & Problem Solving
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Psychology & Cognition
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Target audience
adult
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a survival guide for a world at odds
Label
How to think : a survival guide for a world at odds, Alan Jacobs
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Beginning to think -- Attractions -- Repulsions -- The money of fools -- The age of lumping -- Open and shut -- A person, thinking -- Conclusion: the pleasures and dangers of thinking -- Afterword: the thinking person's checklist
Control code
1883961
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9780451499608
Lccn
2016052795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780451499608
  • (OCoLC)976404803
Label
How to think : a survival guide for a world at odds, Alan Jacobs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Beginning to think -- Attractions -- Repulsions -- The money of fools -- The age of lumping -- Open and shut -- A person, thinking -- Conclusion: the pleasures and dangers of thinking -- Afterword: the thinking person's checklist
Control code
1883961
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9780451499608
Lccn
2016052795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780451499608
  • (OCoLC)976404803

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