The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload
Publish date: August 19th 2014
Publisher: Dutton Adult
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
If you've read some books and articles on how the brain works and on organization/productivity this book won't bring something new to the table.
The information age is drowning us with an unprecedented deluge of data. At the same time, we’re expected to make more—and faster—decisions about our lives than ever before. No wonder, then, that the average American reports frequently losing car keys or reading glasses, missing appointments, and fe...
Not unlike The End of Absence, this book looks at all the information that we are battered with on a daily basis and how to organize our thoughts. We have too many choices, and have so much freedom to choose can sometimes paralyze us. Sometimes we can filter out extraneous information, but to what p...
Daniel Levitin’s ORGANIZED MIND seeks to take the figurative junk drawer of our mind, explain how the mind works, and help us live more thought-out and productive lives. His knowledge comes from his own years of teaching and research and has been influenced by mind pioneers such as Daniel Kahneman, ...