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How to Stay Smart in a Smart World

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How to Stay Smart in a Smart World by Gerd Gigerenzer
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Aug 02, 2022 | ISBN 9780262046954

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Praise

“Anyone worried about the age of AI will sleep better after reading this intelligent account.”
Publishers Weekly

“A seriously compelling, eye opening, and well researched investigation.”
Library Journal

“Persuasive.”
The Times UK 

“Gigerenzer deftly explains the limits and dangers of technology and AI.”
New Scientist

“Essential reading for anyone exposed to technology that shapes our behavior rather than meeting our needs. In other words, it is essential reading for all of us.”
Morning Star

Table Of Contents

Introduction ix
Part I: The Human Affair with AI
1 Is True Love Just a Click Away? 3
2 What AI Is Best At: The Stable-World Principle 21
3 Machines Influence How We Think about Intelligence 41
4 Are Self-Driving Cars Just Down the Road? 49
5 Common Sense and AI 73
6 One Data Point Can Beat Big Data 93
Part II: High Stakes
7 Transparency 113
8 Sleepwalking into Surveillance 139
9 The Psychology of Getting Users Hooked 173
10 Safety and Self-Control 187
11 Fact or Fake? 199
Acknowledgments 227
Notes 229
Bibliography 255
Index 285

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