Psychology

Psychology

The Undoing Project summary

The Undoing Project is a fascinating book which looks at the relationship between two psychologists, Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahnemann, and the implications it had for understanding human nature. The book looks at how their work on heuristics and decision making demonstrated the common errors in the human psyche. We also see how their fruitful […]

Psychology

The End of Average summary

The End of Average is a book with a radical theory. That the idea of an average life or an average person is nonsense. In a short, but fascinating book, he sets out to tackle the myth of average and what we should focus on instead. This seems like counter-intuitive advice. Averages are so entrenched […]