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The Wisdom of Crowds

The Wisdom of Crowds by James Surowiecki 0385721706 9780385721707
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In this fascinating book,New Yorkerbusiness columnist James Surowiecki explores a deceptively simple idea: Large groups of people aresmarterthan an elite few, no matter how brilliantbetter at solving problems, fostering innovation, coming to wise decisions, even predicting the future. With boundless erudition and in delightfully clear prose, Surowiecki ranges across fields as diverse as popular culture, psychology, ant biology, behavioral economics, artificial intelligence, military history, and politics to show how this simple idea offers important lessons for how we live our lives, select our leaders, run our companies, and think about our world.

Author: James Surowiecki

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 336

Publisher: Anchor

Publication Date: 2005-08-16

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ISBN: 0385721706

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