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    • The Organized Mind

    • Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload
    • By: Daniel Levitin
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
    • Length: 16 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 212
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      4 out of 5 stars 186
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      4 out of 5 stars 184

    Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable, audiobook edition of The Organized Mind by Daniel J. Levitin, read by Luke Daniels. Modern society is in a state of information overload. Neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin investigates how and why our brains are struggling to keep up with the demands of the digital age. Why is email so addictive? Is multitasking really possible? And what do successful people keep in their junk drawers?

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Way too long to provide usefulness

    • By Jeff on 15-03-16

    Regular price: £29.99

    • A Field Guide to Lies and Statistics

    • A Neuroscientist on How to Make Sense of a Complex World
    • By: Daniel Levitin
    • Narrated by: Dan Piraro
    • Length: 7 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 64

    We live in a world of information overload. Facts and figures on absolutely everything are at our fingertips but are too often biased, distorted, or outright lies. From unemployment figures to voting polls, IQ tests to divorce rates, we're bombarded by seemingly plausible statistics on how people live and what they think. In a world where anyone can become an expert at the click of a button, being able to see through the tricks played with statistics is more necessary than ever before.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Ignore it at your own cost!

    • By Georgi Vladkov Petkov on 06-03-17

    Regular price: £19.99