Contents

1. THE NORMAL WELL-TEMPERED MIND

Daniel C. Dennett

2. HOW TO WIN AT FORECASTING

Philip Tetlock (with an introduction by Daniel Kahneman)

3. SMART HEURISTICS

Gerd Gigerenzer (with an introduction by John Brockman)

4. 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)

5. ADVENTURES IN BEHAVIORAL NEUROLOGY—OR—WHAT NEUROLOGY CAN TELL US ABOUT HUMAN NATURE

Vilayanur Ramachandran

6. THE SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGICAL NARRATIVE—OR—WHAT IS SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, ANYWAY?

Timothy D. Wilson (with an introduction by Daniel Gilbert)

7. THE ADOLESCENT BRAIN

Sarah-Jayne Blakemore (with an introduction by Simon Baron-Cohen)

8. ESSENTIALISM

Bruce Hood

9. TESTOSTERONE ON MY MIND AND IN MY BRAIN

Simon Baron-Cohen (with an introduction by John Brockman)

10. INSIGHT

Gary Klein (with an introduction by Daniel Kahneman)

11. A SENSE OF CLEANLINESS

Simone Schnall

12. THE FOURTH QUADRANT: A MAP OF THE LIMITS OF STATISTICS

Nassim Nicholas Taleb (with an introduction by John Brockman)

13. LIFE IS THE WAY THE ANIMAL IS IN THE WORLD

Alva Noë

14. RECURSION AND HUMAN THOUGHT: WHY THE PIRAHÃ DON’T HAVE NUMBERS

Daniel L. Everett

15. THE NEW SCIENCE OF MORALITY

Jonathan Haidt, Joshua Greene, Sam Harris, Roy Baumeister, Paul Bloom, David Pizarro, Joshua Knobe (with an introduction by John Brockman)

16. THE MARVELS AND THE FLAWS OF INTUITIVE THINKING

Daniel Kahneman

Publisher’s Note

About the Author

Also by John Brockman

Index

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