Richard E. Nisbett

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Richard E. Nisbett is one of the world's most respected psychologists. His work focuses on issues in social psychology and cognitive science. He has received the Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions from the American Psychological Association and many other national and international awards. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and is a recipient of the John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship. His book The Geography of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently . . . and Why won the William James Award of the American Psychological Association. That book, as well as Intelligence and How to Get It: Why Schools and Cultures Count and Mindware: Tools for Smart Thinking ...more

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The Geography of Thought: H...

3.83 avg rating — 2,749 ratings — published 2003 — 24 editions
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Mindware: Tools for Smart T...

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Intelligence and How to Get...

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Thinking: A Memoir

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