Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind: Why Intelligence Increases When you Think Less [Audiobook] download free by Guy Claxton

Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind: Why Intelligence Increases When you Think Less Audiobook download free by Guy Claxton
  • Listen audiobook: Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind: Why Intelligence Increases When you Think Less
  • Author: Guy Claxton
  • Release date: 1998/12/29
  • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Business, Finance and Law
  • ISBN: 9781857027099
  • Rating: 8.78 of 10
  • Votes: 470
  • Review by: Kristian Steffen
  • Review rating: 7.18 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/13
  • Duration: 3H23M8S in 256 kbps (54.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-21
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WMA, Musepack, WAV, MP3, FLAC, MPEG4 (compression ZIP, EML, RAR, XZ)
  • Total pages original book: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 16M52S (4.4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: `Learning to loaf' - this books explores the ways of knowing that require more time, the ways we have unlearned or ignore, but that are crucial to our complete mental development. The human brain-mind will do a number of unusual, interesting and important things if given time. It will learn patterns of a degree of subtlety which normal, purposeful, busy consciousness cannot even see, let alone master. It will make sense out of hazy, ill-defined situations which leave everyday rationality flummoxed. It will get to the bottom of personal, emotional issues much more successfully than the questing intellect. It will detect and respond to meaning, in poetry for example, that cannot be articulated. It will sometimes come up with solutions to complicated predicaments that are wise rather than merely clever. There is good, hard evidence, from cognitive science and elsewhere, for all these capacities. Claxton explores the slower ways of knowing and explains how we could/should use them more often and more effectively.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Popular Psychology, Cognition & Cognitive Psychology, Popular Science, Business & Management
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 10.46 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x17mm
  • Weight: 190g
  • Printed by: FOURTH ESTATE LTD
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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