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➜ [KINDLE] ❆ Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think By Hans Rosling ➦ – Areyoubetteroff.co INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER One of the most important books I've ever read an indispensable guide to thinking clearly about the world Bill Gates Hans Rosling tells the story of 'the secret silenINSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER One of the most important books I've ever read an indispensable guide to thinking clearly about the world Bill Gates Hans Rosling tells the story of 'the secret silent miracle of human progress' as only he can But Factfulness does muchthan that It also explains why progress is so often secret and silent and teaches readers how to see it clearlyMelinda Gates Factfulness by Hans Rosling an outstanding international public health expert is a hopeful book about the potential for human progress when we work off facts rather than our inherent biases Former US President Barack ObamaFactfulness The stress reducing habit of only carrying opinions for which you have strong supporting facts When asked simple uestions about global trends what percentage of the world's population live in poverty; why th.

E world's population is increasing; how many girls finish school we systematically get the answers wrong So wrong that a chimpanzee choosing answers at random will consistently outguess teachers journalists Nobel laureates and investment bankers In Factfulness Professor of International Health and global TED phenomenon Hans Rosling together with his two long time collaborators Anna and Ola offers a radical new explanation of why this happens They reveal the ten instincts that distort our perspective from our tendency to divide the world into two camps usually some version of us and them to the way we consume media where fear rules to how we perceive progress believing that most things are getting worse Our problem is that we don't know what we don't know and even our guesses are informed by unconscious and predictable biase.

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    PDF/EPUB Hans Rosling Ë Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Ë factfulness: book, reasons mobile, we're kindle, wrong kindle, about ebok, world and pdf, things ebok, better download, than book, think book, Factfulness: Ten ebok, Reasons We're pdf, Reasons We're Wrong About mobile, Ten Reasons We're book, Ten Reasons We're Wrong About pdf, Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think eBookListen to his TED talk and save yourself the cost of this book and the environment the cost of the tree used to make it and the fossil fuel used to send it to you The author is a complete narcissist and insulting in his tone Every few pages has a paragraph that begins something along the lines of “Not long ago I was invited to the five star Balmoral Hotel in Edinborough to present to a gathering of capital managers and their wealthiest clients” or “At the end of my opening lecture in my 1998 course in global health” or “I was lecturing at Karolinska Institutet” or “There I had spent two days using my hands to diagnose hundreds of patients with a terrible un explained disease MUST HAVE BEEN A VERY BUSY TWO DAYS” or “The first time I lectured to the staff of th


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    PDF/EPUB Hans Rosling Ë Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Ë factfulness: book, reasons mobile, we're kindle, wrong kindle, about ebok, world and pdf, things ebok, better download, than book, think book, Factfulness: Ten ebok, Reasons We're pdf, Reasons We're Wrong About mobile, Ten Reasons We're book, Ten Reasons We're Wrong About pdf, Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think eBookI bought this book after seeing Bill Gates recommendation and I have been really enjoying it It goes a long way towards explaining human cognitive behavior in the face of today's us vs them social media environment as well as historical cases where people just have a really hard time accepting the fact that things are almost always better than they think they are and the extremes are much rarer than most people would guessIt ought to be reuired reading at the high school level IMHOIt's very well written and readable the author


  5. Harald Groven Harald Groven says:

    PDF/EPUB Hans Rosling Ë Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Ë factfulness: book, reasons mobile, we're kindle, wrong kindle, about ebok, world and pdf, things ebok, better download, than book, think book, Factfulness: Ten ebok, Reasons We're pdf, Reasons We're Wrong About mobile, Ten Reasons We're book, Ten Reasons We're Wrong About pdf, Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think eBookHans Rosling explains how media bias ideological preconceptions and statistical illiteracy makes most people in rich countries believe in a gloomy and spectacularly wrong worldview The book carefully explains by data and vivid examples how positive developments are systematically underreported while disaster news are vastly over reported Rosling categorise the 10 most important sources of bias and misconceptions as well as explaining strategies on how to avoid themThis book is a treasure trove of evidence based reasoning global statistics and myth busting I read it just after finishing Steven Pinker's Enlightenment Now The Case for Reason Science Humanism and Progress These books have a lot in common both in goal and tone but I enjoyed Rosling's book much Unless you have watched Roslings famous lectures available on TED and Youtube this book will fo


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  7. Heidi Thorne Heidi Thorne says:

    PDF/EPUB Hans Rosling Ë Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Ë factfulness: book, reasons mobile, we're kindle, wrong kindle, about ebok, world and pdf, things ebok, better download, than book, think book, Factfulness: Ten ebok, Reasons We're pdf, Reasons We're Wrong About mobile, Ten Reasons We're book, Ten Reasons We're Wrong About pdf, Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think eBookI read Steve Pinker’s Enlightenment Now prior to reading Factfulness primarily because I got Pinker's book first But I’m glad that it happened that way Though I enjoyed Enlightenment Now I think Factfulness drives home the same message that our world is truly making positive progress but with such gripping real world observations that it almost reads like Dr Hans Rosling’s memoirDr Rosling’s stories of working as a medical doctor in some of the countries that many Westerners would lump under the stereotype of an impoverished “Third World” are as real as it gets His stories from the field illustrate the devastating results that our ignorance and biases can create But others so clearly show the progress we as a species have made as a result of our better understanding of the factsI would definitely recom


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