An art expert sees a ten-million-dollar sculpture and instantly spots it's a fake. A marriage analyst knows within minutes whether a couple will stay together. A fire-fighter suddenly senses he has to get out of a blazing building. A speed dater clicks with the right person...This international bestselling book is all about those moments when we 'know' something without knowing why. Here Malcolm Gladwell explores the phenomenon of 'blink', showing how a snap judgement can be far more effective than a cautious decision. By ...
An art expert sees a ten-million-dollar sculpture and instantly spots it's a fake. A marriage analyst knows within minutes whether a couple will stay together. A fire-fighter suddenly senses he has to get out of a blazing building. A speed dater clicks with the right person...This international bestselling book is all about those moments when we 'know' something without knowing why. Here Malcolm Gladwell explores the phenomenon of 'blink', showing how a snap judgement can be far more effective than a cautious decision. By trusting your instincts, he reveals, you'll never think about thinking in the same way again. "Trust my snap judgement, buy this book: you'll be delighted." (The New York Times). "Compelling, fiendishly clever." (Evening Standard). "Brilliant...the implications for business, let alone love, are vast." (Observer). "Superb...this wonderful book should be compulsory reading." (New Statesman). "Blink might just change your life." (Esquire). "Should you buy this book? You already know the answer to that." (Independent on Sunday).
Fine in Near Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) 0316172324 First Print. First edition. Signed by the author on the title page. NOT inscribed, clipped or otherwise marked. Dust jacket in protective cover and shipped in a box. Complete # line 10987654321. One corner lightly bumped.
As New in Fine dust jacket. 0316172324. Book As New. DJ not price clipped ($25.95) with LIGHT soil. No notes or ANY other names or markings; Signed at title page. NOT Inscribed.; 277 pages; Signed by Author.
Signed by Author Near Fine hardcover in a Very Good+ dust jacket. SIGNED by author with brief inscription to title page. Some light normal shelfwear to exterior. Miniscule chip to jacket edge at foot of spine. Short small chip to upper edge of rear jacket. Small faint spot to fore-ends. Short black mark to lower page-ends. Pages and text are clean and bright. Overall a very attractive copy. 277 pp.
Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Signed by Author Signed and Dated-1-27-05-by the Author on the Title page. A First edition, First printing. Book is in Near Fine condition. Boards are clean, not bumped. Fore edges have a tiny bit of shelf wear. Interior is clean and legible. Not remaindered. Dust Jacket is in Near Fine condition. Not chipped or crinkled. Not price clipped. Dust Jacket is covered by Mylar Brodart. All-Ways well boxed, All-Ways fast service. Thanks.
As New in As New jacket. Signed by Author DJ with a few slight smudge marks on white matte background, otherwise Fine. DJ in plastic cover. About how the brain works, about understanding how decisions are made and about how one thinks without thinking. Incl. Notes and Index. (viii) 277 pp.
Very pleased with the condition of the book - Perfect. And also the timely manner in which it arrived and cost! Haven't read it yet, although I am now reading Tipping Point and have read one other of Malcolm Gladwell's books. He is always an interesting and enlightening read for me. so what ever he has written, I know I will like it and will buy it just because he is the author!
Jun 12, 2014
From the opening story to the end a interesting and useful book.
Jan 30, 2014
An interesting read. Would recommend this book for your enlightenment.
Jun 21, 2012
As I continue to read, this is another book to add to your library..
May 24, 2012
I bought this book for my husband. He had borrowed the book from a friend and loved it so much he wanted his own copy. I gave it to him for his Birthday.
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