A really different way of looking at personality and why we do what we do.
The author I feel spends a bit too much time proving he is not a Freudian which is not... Read more
This is well worth reading to help you understand how much we do consciously and unconsciously. Whilst I'm not fully signed up to Determinism, it seems that a lot of _what_ we do... Read morePublished 17 months ago by MarkN
I loved this book and would recommend it to anyone who has ever been puzzled by their own reactions or sudden insights and wandered "where did that come from? Read morePublished on 11 May 2013 by Mrs. P.H.Ashford
About halfway through the book the author makes reference to his colleague Daniel Gilbert,whose own book in this area, "Stumbling on Happiness" won the Royal Society prize and... Read morePublished on 1 Feb. 2012 by nicholas hargreaves
This is a really good introduction to dual-process psychology and contains chapters on how the adaptive unconscious (often called System 1 in other works) affects our control of... Read morePublished on 21 Jan. 2012 by Simon