DT&L Library

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No Image Available Cognitive Surplus
For decades, technology encouraged people to squander their time and intellect as passive consumers. Today, tech has finally caught up with human potential. In Cognitive Surplus, Internet guru Clay Shirky...
Computers, Psychology, Social Aspects of Technology Clay Shirky
No Image Available Emotional Intelligence
Everyone knows that high IQ is no guarantee of success, happiness, or virtue, but until Emotional Intelligence, we could only guess why. Daniel Goleman's brilliant report from the frontiers of...
Psychology Daniel Goleman
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Peter Watson's hugely ambitious and stimulating history of ideas from deep antiquity to the present day—from the invention of writing, mathematics, science, and philosophy to the rise of such concepts...
Cultural Anthropology, History, Psychology Peter Watson
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How do you measure the imagination? How do you quantify an epiphany? This title shows how research is deepening our understanding of the human imagination. It reveals the deep inventiveness...
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.), Creativity, Innovation, Psychology Jonah Lehrer
No Image Available Irresistible
Welcome to the age of behavioral addiction—an age in which half of the American population is addicted to at least one behavior. We obsess over our emails, Instagram likes, and...
Psychology, Social Aspects of Technology Adam L. Alter
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A revelatory synthesis of cultural history and social psychology that shows how one-to-one collaboration drives creative success Weaving the lives of scores of creative duos—from John Lennon and Paul McCartney to...
ART, Creativity, History, Ideas, Innovation, Psychology Joshua Wolf Shenk
No Image Available Predictably Irrational
How do we think about money? What caused bankers to lose sight of the economy? What caused individuals to take on mortgages that were not within their means? What irrational...
Business & Economics, Psychology, Social Sciences Dan Ariely
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Plenty of experts argue that anyone who wants to develop a skill, play an instrument, or lead their field should start early, focus intensely, and rack up as many hours...
Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Psychology, Strategy David Epstein
No Image Available Superforecasting
Everyone would benefit from seeing further into the future, whether buying stocks, crafting policy, launching a new product, or simply planning the week’s meals. Unfortunately, people tend to be terrible...
Business & Economics, Forecasting, Psychology Philip Tetlock
No Image Available The Filter Bubble
In December 2009, Google began customizing its search results for each user. Instead of giving you the most broadly popular result, Google now tries to predict what you are most...
Computers, Media & Internet, Psychology, Social Aspects of Technology, Social Media, Technology & Engineering Eli Pariser