Bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell revolutionizes the way we understand the world within. Blink is a book about about choices that seem to be made in an instant in the blink of an eye that actually aren't as simple as they seem. Why are some people brilliant decision makers, while others are consistently inept? How do our brains really work? Why are the best decisions often impossible to explain to others?
Con esta obra, el reconocido escritor Malcolm Gladwell revoluciona la forma en que entendemos nuestro mundo interior. Blink, ingles para parpadeo, es un libro que trata sobre las decisiones que aparentemente realizamos en un instante en un abrir y cerrar de ojos, pero que en realidad no son tan sencillas como parecen. Por que es que hay personas que tienen la capacidad de tomar siempre decisiones brillantes mientras que otras personas son consistentemente incompetentes en lo que se refiere a la toma de decisiones? Como funciona realmente nuestro cerebro? Por que sera que frecuentemente nos es virtualmente imposible explicarle a otros como fue que tomamos una decision tan acertada?
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Malcolm Gladwell has been a staff writer with the New Yorker since 1996. He is a former writer at the Washington Post and served as the newspaper s New York City bureau chief. He has won a National Magazine Award, and in 2005 he was named one of Time magazine s 100 Most Influential People. He is the author of four books: The Tipping Point: How Little Things Make a Big Difference, Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking, and Outliers: The Story of Success, all of which were #1 New York Times bestsellers. His book What the Dog Saw is a compilation of stories published in the New Yorker. Gladwell graduated from the University of Toronto, Trinity College, with a degree in history. He was born in England, grew up in rural Ontario, and now lives in New York City.
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Book Description Punto de Lectura, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Tra. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX9708120286
Book Description Punto de Lectura, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P119708120286