SCSU Event Calendar

Book Event and Workshop: Thinking, Fast and Slow

Date: March 21, 2013
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Atwood Memorial Center Granite Room
Description: Conferences & Workshops.

Thinking, Fast and Slow
By: Daniel Kahneman

In the highly anticipated Thinking, Fast and Slow, Kahneman takes us on a groundbreaking tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think. System 1 is fast, intuitive, and emotional; System 2 is slower, more deliberative, and more logical.

This book talk will be offered in two sessions, on March 21st and April 5th. The first session (corresponding to Part I in the book) will be a discussion of two types of mental processing: fast and automatic, and slow and effortful. We will prepare a number of demonstrations for illustrative purposes.

The second session will discuss applied topics comprising the remainder of the book. Focus will be on those of greatest interest to participants.

 

Cost: Free
Sponsor:
Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Contact:
Lalita Subrahmanyan
(320) 308-5282
cetl@stcloudstate.edu
www.stcloudstate.edu/teaching

'Book Event and Workshop: Thinking, Fast and Slow' Schedule

Date Time Location
March 21, 2013 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Atwood Memorial Center Granite Room