Category Archives: psychology

You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook, Why Your Memory Is Mostly Fiction, and 46 Other Ways You're Deluding Yourself

You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook, Why Your Memory Is Mostly Fiction, and 46 Other Ways You’re Deluding Yourself
a collection of ways in which we don’t think the way we think that we think
3 of 5 stars
I recommend for people hoping to learn more about ways in which we are all irrational

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This Will Make You Smarter: New Scientific Concepts to Improve Your Thinking

This Will Make You Smarter: New Scientific Concepts to Improve Your Thinking
a collection of short essays about modern Shorthand Abstractions
4 of 5 stars
I recommend for anyone wanting to dip into new ways of thinking

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Priceless: The Myth of Fair Value (and How to Take Advantage of It)

Priceless: The Myth of Fair Value (and How to Take Advantage of It)
a collection of studies and biographical snippets showing the arbitrariness of monetary values
4 of 5 stars
I recommend for anyone interested in prospect theory (economics with psychology)

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