Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error

Being Wrong

Authors: Kathryn Schulz,

Making mistakes is a fundamental trait of every human being. Likewise, even assuming you can never be wrong is one too. Using stories from the lives of Socrates and Alan Greenspan, Kathryn Schulz delves into errors — why they are made and why we react the way we do when we make them.

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Life Without Limits

Life Without Limits

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