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How to think / A survival guide for a world at odds Alan Jacobs.

Jacobs, Alan, 1958- (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 153.42 JACOBS (Text) 37500004430969 New Items Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 153.42 JACO (Text) 39391006851495 Nonfiction Checked out 12/06/2017
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 153.42 Jacobs (Text) 31208912549781 new non-fiction In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451499608
  • ISBN: 0451499603
  • Physical Description: 157 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Currency, [2017]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- People, thinking -- Attractions -- Repulsions -- The money of fools -- The age of lumping -- Open and shut -- A person, thinking -- Conclusion: the pleasures and dangers of thinking -- Afterword: the thinking person's checklist.
Summary, etc.: How to Think is a contrarian treatise on why we’re not as good at thinking as we assume—but how recovering this lost art can rescue our inner lives from the chaos of modern life.
Subject: Thought and thinking.

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