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This review is from: The Logic Of Life: Uncovering the New Economics of Everything (Hardcover)
Former Freudian,Alfred Adler stated in the 1920's that all human behaviour is purposeful and goal directed. As we are not all completely stupid, on a macro scale human beings keep ourselves mostly safe, get mostly what we want to get and do mostly what we want to do.
There. Now you know so don't bother with the book or the lecture tour -even though Tim Harford is an entertaining writer and speaker and maybe he can bring a new audience to the solution focused school of psychology. Hence the stars.