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Blink

The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

by Malcolm Gladwell

  • 255 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Back Bay Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Psychology,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Decision Making & Problem Solving,
  • Self-Help / General,
  • Cognitive Psychology,
  • Personal Growth - General,
  • Decision making,
  • Intuition

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9835570M
    ISBN 100316010669, 0316057908
    ISBN 109780316010665

    You answer the question. Then Blink book tell the reader what the answer was. Achieving three tasks, Gladwell marshals anecdotes, statisticsand a little bit of theory to persuasively argue his case. So far, Gladwell has been talking about experts, insiders, and scientists. Arn, Jackson. However, Gladwell warns us that experience and expertise are preconditions to effective thin-slicing; untrained intuition leads to bad decisions based on prejudice, bias and stereotypes.

    Another group was asked only to make faces that resembled negative Blink book like anger, sadness and the like. It is the second book by Canadian journalist and writer who is famous for his unique view on popular culture and behavioral psychology. The letters tracing its history turned out to be fakes, referencing postal codes and bank accounts that did not exist until after the letters were supposedly written. Until we start believing all singers to be beautiful. The US divorce rate, when these psychologists were predicting divorce, varied between 0. Just thin-slice it.

    A lack of information, Gladwell argues, is something that is not seen as appropriate in today's world, but often those with the best acumen in any given profession cannot completely explain their decisions. He is a writer on the New Yorker where he contributes a continuous stream Blink book fascinating school of Nicholson Blink book stories, including a recent masterpiece about why tomato ketchup tastes so good. This is science writing for the broadest possible audience; people with scientific training may chafe at the substitution of anecdote for study results, and may wish that the author had gone into greater depth with any or all of his examples; others may wonder how they can broaden the reach of their own attempts at rapid cognition. This book also warns about the dangers of rapid cognition in highly stressful situations. Collecting more information, in most cases, may reinforce our judgment but does not help make it more accurate. Overall, this chapter suggests that thin-slicing can have various negative outcomes.


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Blink by Malcolm Gladwell Download PDF Ebook

A Gladwell coinage is 'the Warren Harding Error', a President elected because of his comely appearance who turned out to be a complete turkey. Cite This Page Arn, Blink book.

Head over to the Project Implicit siteand take a test to find out just how — behind the veil of political correctness — racist, sexist or ageist you really are — and then talk to your research agency about using the IAT for concept testing Blink book attitude measurement.

The research yielded some surprising conclusions: by analyzing just fifteen minutes of conversation between a husband and wife, he could predict with ninety percent accuracy whether the couple would still be married in fifteen Blink book.

Lesson 3: Use screens Blink book filter irrelevant information in scenarios where your gut tends to be wrong.

In blind tastings, Coca-Cola took consumers' first impressions too seriously and disastrously changed the recipe.

In the final chapter, Gladwell speaks of heightened Blink book in high-stress situations. This book also warns about the dangers of rapid cognition in highly stressful situations. Offers Blink book this life-improving kind, whether they relate to deficient memory or crippling social embarrassment, usually feature in the bottom righthand corner of newspaper front pages, accompanied by Blink book picture of a sad-looking man and demands for large sums of money in exchange for an unpromising programme of patent exercises.

It looks at the Getty Museum in Southern California, which bought what turned out to be a highly controversial piece of work called a kouros a type of Greek sculpture from antiquity.

Chapter 3 In this chapter, Gladwell changes perspective and focuses on negative effects of thin-slicing, especially the Warren Harding error. The reader is left uncertain whether rapid judgments should necessarily assume priority over measured ones.

The other information may be irrelevant and confusing. Copy to Clipboard. Which is inviting, as we'd all like to make the correct decisions quickly, and also generous on Gladwell's part.

Such an argument posits that many decisions people make on a daily basis are a lot less likely based in reason and rationality than people would like to think. This moment, or "blink", is what Gladwell focuses his argument on throughout the book. In the blink of an eye, a single expert can usually tell you more than a mountain of survey data.

Research and examples[ edit ] The book begins with the story of the Getty kouroswhich was a statue brought to the J. Retrieved February 23, Ready to school your snap judgment system?

The intellect is engaged long before we realise it, rather like a pre-selector gearbox on a Routemaster bus. The whole point of chest pain prediction is to make sure that patients who end up having major complications are assigned right away to the coronary and intermediate units. Rather than ask for explicit feedback as you would in a survey subject to a whole host of research biases such as self-censure and social-desirability biasesthe IAT measures feedback implicitly and directly through the time it takes for consumers to complete thin-slicing tasks researcher resources.

Gladwell further looks at the discrepancy between stated conscious values and unconscious values. If the big picture is clear enough to decide, then decide from this without using a magnifying glass.Jan 21,  · Blink investigates human cognition and explains how snap, unconscious decisions can turn out to be extremely accurate.

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