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The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone


What is the mind for? How much does each of us know alone versus our collective knowledge? Steven Sloman discusses what science tells us about intelligence and knowledge, and why we often believe we know more than what we do. Assistive listening devices available.


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Steven Sloman

Steven Sloman is a Professor of Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences at Brown University where he has worked since 1992. He did his Ph.D. in Psychology at Stanford University from 1986-1990 and then did post-doctoral research for two years at the University of Michigan....

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Book:
The Knowledge Illusion
Steven Sloman, Philip Fernbach
Business & Economics
Penguin
March 2017
ISBN 9780399184352
Hardcover, 304 pages
$28.00, INSTOCK
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