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    DescriptionEven geniuses change their minds sometimes.Edge (www.edge.org), the influential online intellectual salon, recently asked 150 high-powered thinkers to discuss their most telling missteps and reconsiderations: What have you changed your mind about? The answers are brilliant, eye-opening, fascinating, sometimes shocking, and certain to kick-start countless passionate debates.Steven Pinker on the future of human evolution - Richard Dawkins on the mysteries of courtship - SAM HARRIS on the indifference of Mother Nature - Nassim Nicholas Taleb on the irrelevance of probability - Chris Anderson on the reality of global warming - Alan Alda on the existence of God - Ray Kurzweil on the possibility of extraterrestrial life - Brian Eno on what it means to be a "revolutionary" - Helen Fisher on love, fidelity, and the viability of marriage - Irene Pepperberg on learning from parrots . . . and many others.


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    Title
    What Have You Changed Your Mind About?
    Subtitle
    Today's Leading Minds Rethink Everything
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by John Brockman, Introduction by Brian Eno
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 387
    Width: 136 mm
    Height: 204 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 304 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780061686542
    ISBN 10: 0061686549
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.0
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: PD
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    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
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    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    Ingram Subject Code: SE
    Libri: I-SE
    B&T Merchandise Category: SCI
    B&T General Subject: 710
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    BISAC V2.8: SCI080000
    B&T Approval Code: A01650000
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    LC classification: HM901 .W45 2009
    Thema V1.0: PD
    Publisher
    HarperCollins Publishers Inc
    Imprint name
    HarperCollins Publishers
    Publication date
    20 May 2014
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY