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Kahneman, Daniel 1934-

Works: 145 works in 440 publications in 11 languages and 10,969 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Commentator, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: BF441, 153.42
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Daniel Kahneman
Thinking, fast and slow by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

47 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this work the author, a recipient of the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for his seminal work in psychology that challenged the rational model of judgment and decision making, has brought together his many years of research and thinking in one book. He 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. He exposes the extraordinary capabilities, and also the faults and biases, of fast thinking, and reveals the pervasive influence of intuitive impressions on our thoughts and behavior. He reveals where we can and cannot trust our intuitions and how we can tap into the benefits of slow thinking. He offers practical and enlightening insights into how choices are made in both our business and our personal lives, and how we can use different techniques to guard against the mental glitches that often get us into trouble. This author's work has transformed cognitive psychology and launched the new fields of behavioral economics and happiness studies. In this book, he takes us on a tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think and the way we make choices
Judgment under uncertainty : heuristics and biases by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

59 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thirty-five chapters in this book describe various judgmental heuristics and the biases they produce, not only in laboratory experiments but in important social, medical, and political situations as well. Individual chapters discuss the representativeness and availability heuristics, problems in judging covariation and control, overconfidence, multistage inference, social perception, medical diagnosis, risk perception, and methods for correcting and improving judgments under uncertainty. About half of the chapters are edited versions of classic articles; the remaining chapters are newly written for this book. Most review multiple studies or entire subareas of research and application rather than describing single experimental studies. This book will be useful to a wide range of students and researchers, as well as to decision makers seeking to gain insight into their judgments and to improve them
Thinking, fast and slow by Daniel Kahneman( Recording )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kahneman's singularly influential work has transformed cognitive psychology and launched the new fields of behavioral economics and happiness studies. In this path-breaking book, he shows how the mind works, and offers practical and enlightening insights into how choices are made in both business and personal lives
Choices, values, and frames by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents the definitive exposition of 'prospect theory', a compelling alternative to the classical utility theory of choice. Building on the 1982 volume, Judgement Under Uncertainty, this book brings together seminal papers on prospect theory from economists, decision theorists, and psychologists, including the work of the late Amos Tversky, whose contributions are collected here for the first time. While remaining within a rational choice framework, prospect theory delivers more accurate, empirically verified predictions in key test cases, as well as helping to explain many complex, real-world puzzles. In this volume, it is brought to bear on phenomena as diverse as the principles of legal compensation, the equity premium puzzle in financial markets, and the number of hours that New York cab drivers choose to drive on rainy days. Theoretically elegant and empirically robust, this volume shows how prospect theory has matured into a new science of decision making
Well-being : the foundations of hedonic psychology( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The nature of well-being is one of the most enduring and elusive subjects of human inquiry. Well-Being draws upon the latest scientific research to transform our understanding of this ancient question. With contributions from leading authorities in psychology, social psychology, and neuro-science, this volume presents the definitive account of current scientific efforts to understand human pleasure and pain, contentment and despair."--BOOK JACKET
Heuristics and biases : the psychology of intuitive judgement by Thomas Gilovich( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" Judgment pervades human experience. Do I have a strong enough case to go to trial? Will the Fed change interest rates? Can I trust this person? This book examines how, and how well, people answer such questions. The study of human judgment was transformed in the 1970s when Kahneman and Tversky introduced their 'heuristics and biases' approach. Their approach highlighted the reflexive mental operations that are used to make complex problems manageable, and it generated a torrent of influential research in psychology - research that reverberated widely and affected scholarship in economics, law, medicine, management, and political science. This book compiles the most influential elements of psychological research in the heuristics and biases tradition. The various contributions critically analyze the initial work on heuristics and biases, supplement these initial statements with emerging theory and empirical findings in psychology, and point to the most promising areas of future research on judgment."--publisher description (LoC)
Attention and effort by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

16 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International differences in well-being by Ed Diener( Book )

15 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting from many different vantage points, the book reaches a consensus that many measures of subjective well-being, ranging from life evaluations through emotional states, based on memories and current evaluations, merit broader collection and analysis
Schnelles Denken, langsames Denken by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

35 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wie treffen wir unsere Entscheidungen? Warum ist Zögern ein überlebensnotwendiger Reflex, und was passiert in unserem Gehirn, wenn wir andere Menschen oder Dinge beurteilen? Daniel Kahneman, Nobelpreisträger und einer der einflussreichsten Wissenschaftler unserer Zeit, zeigt anhand ebenso nachvollziehbarer wie verblüffender Beispiele, welchen mentalen Mustern wir folgen und wie wir uns gegen verhängnisvolle Fehlentscheidungen wappnen können. Geldhändler, die ganze Bankenimperien ruinieren; Finanzmärkte, die auer Rand und Band sind; Kleinanleger, die ihr Erspartes in Aktien anlegen, ohne je den Wirtschaftsteil einer Zeitung gelesen zu haben: Wer in diesen Zeiten noch an den Homo oeconomicus als rational agierendes Wesen glaubt, dem ist nicht zu helfen. Daniel Kahneman liefert eine völlig andere Sichtweise, die nah am wirklichen menschlichen Verhalten orientiert ist und die Wirtschaftsakteure nicht als berechenbare Roboter betrachtet. Sein Fazit: Wir werden niemals immer und überall optimal handeln, wichtige Entscheidungen bleiben unsicher und fehleranfällig. Doch gibt es viele alltägliche Situationen, in denen wir die Qualität und die Folgen unseres Urteils entscheidend verbessern können
Ons feilbare denken by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in Dutch and German and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse van de werking van de menselijke geest
Happiness by design : finding pleasure and purpose in everyday life by Paul Dolan( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pretty much all the advice about happiness we have heard revolves around one basic assumption: that we can think ourselves happier. But in this book, behavior and happiness expert Paul Dolan reveals that the key to being happy does not lie in changing how we think--it's changing what we do. This is not just another happiness book. This book combines the latest insights from economics and psychology to illustrate that in order to be happy we must behave happy Our happiness is experiences of both pleasure and purpose over time and it depends on what we actually pay attention to. Using what Dolan calls deciding, designing, and doing, we can overcome the biases that make us miserable and redesign our environments to make it easier to experience happiness, fulfilment, and even health. With uncanny wit and keen perception, Dolan reveals what we can do to find our unique optimal balance of pleasure and purpose, offering practical advice on how to organize our lives in happiness-promoting ways and fresh insights into how we feel, including why: - Having kids reduces pleasure but gives us a massive dose of purpose - Gaining weight won't necessarily make us unhappier, but being too ambitious might - A quiet neighborhood is more important than a big house Vividly rendering intriguing research and lively anecdotal evidence, this book offers an absorbing, thought-provoking, new paradigm for readers
Système 1, système 2 : les deux vitesses de la pensée by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prix Nobel d'économie en 2002, le psychologue propose ici un ouvrage de synthèse dans lequel il décrit les deux systèmes qui régissent la façon de penser de l'être humain. Le système 1 est rapide, intuitif et émotionnel. Le système 2 est plus lent, plus réfléchi, plus contrôlé et plus logique. A partir d'exemples et d'expériences, ce livre expose les facultés extraordinaires de la pensée rapide
Kuai si man xiang by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Residential tenancies : losses, fairness, and regulations by Jack L Knetsch( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James M. Buchanan, Gary S. Becker, Daniel Kahneman and Vernon L. Smith by Howard R Vane( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warum zu viel Optimismus schadet( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nefesh u-moaḥ : yesodot ha-beʻayah ha-psikhofisit by Yeshayahu Leibowitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Hebrew and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict resolution : a cognitive perspective by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conscise summary of Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, fast and slow-- in 30 minutes( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Si kao, kuai yu man by Daniel Kahneman( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Judgment under uncertainty : heuristics and biasesChoices, values, and framesWell-being : the foundations of hedonic psychologyHeuristics and biases : the psychology of intuitive judgementInternational differences in well-being