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The Resource The invisible gorilla : thinking clearly in a world of illusions, Christopher F. Chabris and Daniel J. Simons

The invisible gorilla : thinking clearly in a world of illusions, Christopher F. Chabris and Daniel J. Simons

Label
The invisible gorilla : thinking clearly in a world of illusions
Title
The invisible gorilla
Title remainder
thinking clearly in a world of illusions
Statement of responsibility
Christopher F. Chabris and Daniel J. Simons
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The creators of the famous "gorilla experiment" that demonstrated people's inattention to obvious facts draw on hundreds of creative experiments to whimsically reveal how the human race overrates its mental capacity
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353903
Cataloging source
DLC
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Chabris, Christopher F
Dewey number
153.7/4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Simons, Daniel J
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True
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  • Perception
  • Memory
  • Thought and thinking
Target audience
adult
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thinking clearly in a world of illusions
Label
The invisible gorilla : thinking clearly in a world of illusions, Christopher F. Chabris and Daniel J. Simons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: everyday illusions -- "I think I would have seen that" -- The coach who choked -- What smart chess players and stupid criminals have in common -- Should you be more like a weatherman or a hedge fund manager? -- Jumping to conclusions -- Get smart quick! -- Conclusion: the myth of intuition
Control code
ocn436030243
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780307459657
Lccn
2009045325
System control number
(OCoLC)436030243
Label
The invisible gorilla : thinking clearly in a world of illusions, Christopher F. Chabris and Daniel J. Simons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: everyday illusions -- "I think I would have seen that" -- The coach who choked -- What smart chess players and stupid criminals have in common -- Should you be more like a weatherman or a hedge fund manager? -- Jumping to conclusions -- Get smart quick! -- Conclusion: the myth of intuition
Control code
ocn436030243
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780307459657
Lccn
2009045325
System control number
(OCoLC)436030243

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