Thinking : the new science of decision-making, problem-solving, and prediction / edited by John Brockman.
Edition: First edition
New York : Harper Perennial, 
ISBN: 9780062258540 (pbk.)
Description: vi, 424 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Subject: Decision making.
Thought and thinking.
Notes: "The essays contained in this book are unedited transcriptions of scientific talks and conversations between conference participants. Any apparent errors in usage should be considered natural products of speech"--Publisher's note.
Contents: The normal well-tempered mind / Daniel C. Dennett -- How to win at forecasting / Philip Tetock (with an introduction by Daniel Kahneman) -- Smart heuristics / Gerd Gigerenzer (with an introduction by John Brockman) -- Affective forecasting... or... The big wombassa: what you think you're going to get, and what you don't get, when you get what you want / Daniel Gilbert (with an introduction by John Brockman) -- Adventures in behavioral neurology- or- What neurology can tell us about human nature / Vilayanur Ramachandran -- The social psychological narrative- or- What is social psychology, anyway? / Timothy D. Wilson (with an introduction by Daniel Gilbert) -- The adolescent brain / Sarah-Jayne Blakemore (with an introduction by Simon Baron-Cohen) -- Essentialism / Bruce Hood -- Testosterone on my mind and in my brain / Simon Baron-Cohen (with an introduction by John Brockman) -- Insight / Gary Klein (with an introduction by Daniel Kahneman) -- A sense of cleanliness / Simone Schnall -- The fourth quadrant: a map of the limits of statistics / Nassim Nicholas Taleb (with an introduction by John Brockman) -- Life is the way the animal is in the world / Alva Noë -- Recursion and human thought: why the pirahã don't have numbers / Daniel L. Everett -- The new science of morality / Jonathan Haidt ... [et al.] (with an introduction by John Brockman) -- The marvels and the flaws of intuitive thinking / Daniel Kahneman.