New Podcast: A Discussion of ‘Thinking, Fast and Slow’ by Daniel Kahneman

On this episode Cristina and I discuss the new book by Daniel Kahneman called Thinking, Fast and Slow. Topic of discussion: The difference between fast thinking and slow thinking (System 1 and System 2), and the ways that fast thinking … Continue reading

#28. A Summary of ‘Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes’ by Maria Konnikova

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: AN INTRODUCTION TO HOLMESIAN THINKING 1. The Two Modes of Thinking: The Watsonian Mode and the Holmesian Mode 2. The Holmesian Method as the Scientific Method in Action PART II: THE HOLMESIAN METHOD … Continue reading