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Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
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I learned a lot from this book. For example, I know that since I ended it on a good note I have a pretty favorable impression of it, regardless of how I felt for most of the time. I also know that my perception of the book is altered because of "anchoring"—it reminded me a lot of The Righteous Mind, which I liked much better, so I am docking stars non-objectively. Overall, the message of realizing how small details can alter our perspectives and decisions is a good one, but I think 100+ of the pages were unnecessarily verbose.

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Reading Progress

October 6, 2015 – Started Reading
October 6, 2015 – Shelved
October 6, 2015 –
page 51
12.2% "System 1 and System 2 are like Haidt's Elephant and Rider, yes?"
October 17, 2015 –
page 185
October 24, 2015 – Finished Reading

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