You are Not So Smart : Why Your Memory is Mostly Fiction, Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook and 46 Other Ways You're Deluding Yourself Paperback / softback
How many of your Facebook friends do you think you know?
Would you help a stranger in need? Do you know why you're so in love with your new smartphone?
The truth is: you're probably wrong. You are not so smart. In this international bestseller, award-winning journalist David McRaney examines the assorted ways we mislead ourselves every single day.
A psychology course with all the boring bits taken out, prepare for a whirlwind tour of the latest research in the subject, fused with a healthy dose of humour and wit.
You'll discover just how irrational you really are, which delusions keep you sane, how to boost your productivity, and why you've never kept a New Year's resolution.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Oneworld Publications
- Publication Date: 04/10/2012
- Category: Popular psychology
- ISBN: 9781851689392