Monday, November 28, 2016

Think Like a Freak / Steven D. Levitt / 268 pp

How do you look beyond what seems intuitive to what is really true? Levitt is offering to retrain your brain so you don't fall into the common thought traps that cause you to accept the conventional wisdom. My favorite chapter was the one when they published an article in Great Britain on how terrorists could avoid detection. The whole country was mad at them until they found out why.

Very readable and entertaining. Highly recommended.


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