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The Resource Everything is obvious : once you know the answer, Duncan J. Watts

Everything is obvious : once you know the answer, Duncan J. Watts

Label
Everything is obvious : once you know the answer
Title
Everything is obvious
Title remainder
once you know the answer
Statement of responsibility
Duncan J. Watts
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how the concept of common sense is inadequate in an increasingly complex world and draws on multiple disciplines to offer insight into the sources of such topics as popularity, economics, and self-deception
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watts, Duncan J.
Dewey number
153.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF441
LC item number
.W347 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thought and thinking
  • Common sense
  • Reasoning
Label
Everything is obvious : once you know the answer, Duncan J. Watts
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fairness and justice
  • The proper study of mankind
  • The myth of common sense
  • Thinking about thinking
  • The wisdom (and madness) of crowds
  • Special people
  • History, the fickle teacher
  • The dream of prediction
  • The best laid plans
  • The measure of all things
Control code
ocn630500019
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 335 pages
Isbn
9780385531689
Lccn
2010031550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)630500019
Label
Everything is obvious : once you know the answer, Duncan J. Watts
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fairness and justice
  • The proper study of mankind
  • The myth of common sense
  • Thinking about thinking
  • The wisdom (and madness) of crowds
  • Special people
  • History, the fickle teacher
  • The dream of prediction
  • The best laid plans
  • The measure of all things
Control code
ocn630500019
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 335 pages
Isbn
9780385531689
Lccn
2010031550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)630500019

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