The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuitions Deceive Us

The Invisible Gorilla

Authors: Christopher Chabris,Daniel Simons

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Intuitions are often given too much importance in everyday life. We think we are aware of ourselves and our surroundings when in fact the mind is clouded with illusions. Our attention, memory, and perception are really not as perfect as we think they are. This and much more, is what Chabris and Simons establish in The Invisible Gorilla.

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