Elastic - Leonard Mlodinow

Elastic

The Power of Flexible Thinking

From the best-selling author of The Drunkard's Walk, an empowering book on how elastic thinking helps us thrive. Les mer
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From the best-selling author of The Drunkard's Walk, an empowering book on how elastic thinking helps us thrive.
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Forlag: Penguin Books Ltd
Innbinding: Paperback
Språk: Engelsk
Sider: 272
ISBN: 9780141987392
Format: 20 x 13 cm
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«Leonard Mlodinow will make you smarter»

«In this wise and persuasive book, Leonard Mlodinow calls for a change in the very way we think. Using a deft mix of science and storytelling, he shows the limits of linear thinking and the promise of 'bottom up' thinking that embraces ambiguity»

«A manifesto for intellectual flexibility. . . If we are to thrive in this new world, argues bestselling science writer Leonard Mlodinow, we're going to need less linear, logical, analytic reasoning and more creative "elastic thinking»

, Financial Times

«'Stretchy' brains are best. . . Mlodinow's core message is well worth hearing»

, The Times

«A fascinating, useful look into how the brain works. Perfect for neophiliacs and everyone else who's dealing with a changing world»

«Elegant and interesting. . . packed with insights, puzzles and philosophical interludes»

, Guardian

«Timely and engrossing. . . a fascinating exploration of how the human mind deals with change»

«A book of sparkling intelligence, written with humour and grace»

«Leonard Mlodinow never fails to make science both accessible and entertaining»

Leonard Mlodinow is the bestselling author of The Drunkard's Walk (New York Times Notable Book), Subliminal (winner of the PEN / E. O. Wilson Award), The Upright Thinkers and, with Stephen Hawking, The Grand Design. Trained as a physicist, he has had a very elastic career, writing for television series such as Star Trek: The Next Generation and working in the gaming industry before becoming a full time writer while continuing to publish physics papers as a hobby.