Filters against Folly (NEW)


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    Filters against Folly (NEW) Although this book is already 25 years old it is amazingly up to date in its take on politics philosophy and ecology The book is short easy to read but contains some very deep fundamental concepts The author writes about three filters through which decisions should be made literate numerate and ecolate The basic uestion a literat

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    Filters against Folly (NEW) One of the few books that has changed the way I look at the world and evaluate information to hopefully make intelligent decisions The book starts in a slow tempo by suggesting a logical structure to evaluate deci

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    Filters against Folly (NEW) This book has aged incredibly since it was first published 34 years ago I think all the multitude of ideas discussed in this book about economics society the environment human psychology among others are even relevant today than when this was originally writtenWith all the noise from our media and our social networks it i

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    Filters against Folly (NEW) free read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Garrett Hardin Need to read again lots of nuggets of wisdom on many pages but felt lost on many other pages

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    free read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Garrett Hardin Garrett Hardin ´ 3 read Filters against Folly (NEW) Numerate Not just values but rates and ratios don't need precision generally Avoid words that remove numeracy infinity absolute never everything in the world is numerate Literacy Beware of the merely elouent Words are action understand what people are trying to achieve by the words they use not just what they say framing with certa

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    Filters against Folly (NEW) A short book packs a powerful punch Hardin builds a compelling case that to make good decisions one must use each of three filters li

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    Filters against Folly (NEW) Garrett Hardin ´ 3 read free read Filters against Folly I loved this book It describes how to think well using on literate numerate and ecolate models It provides a prescriptive approach to critically thinking about modern problems It should be reuired reading of those wishing to vote

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    Filters against Folly (NEW) Hardin was an influential ecologist who expounded on the tragedy of the commons originally in 1968 He explains t

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    Garrett Hardin ´ 3 read Filters against Folly (NEW) Valuable insights in the way of thinking about science ecology and global and local problemschallanges

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    Filters against Folly (NEW) I enjoyed this book and I would probably read this again The author asks the reader to look at the world through three filters He wants society to have a healthy scepticism towards new technological innovations until the co

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Filters against Folly

Garrett Hardin ´ 3 read free read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Garrett Hardin free read Filters against Folly Y being able to uantify information and ecolacy assessment of complex interactions over time can allow us to make sensible judgments about ecological issues. Valuable insights in the way of thinking about science ecology and global and local problemschallanges

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Garrett Hardin ´ 3 read free read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Garrett Hardin free read Filters against Folly The ecological problems facing our world are freuently addressed by a barrage of experts whose slogans and solutions freuently confuse rather than clarify o. This book has aged incredibly since it was first published 34 years ago I think all the multitude of ideas discussed in this book about economics society the environment human psychology among others are even relevant today than when this was originally writtenWith all the noise from our media and our social networks it is urgent that each member of society develops these filters against folly so we can as a society find the right policies to maintain and improve our uality of life for us and for future generations in a world with finite resourcesThe idea of The Tragedy of the Commons is central to the book and this is a very good read for the ones like me that were first introduced to it in the 1968 article from the same author about the topic and were left wanting to read a bit on this matterHighly recommended

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Garrett Hardin ´ 3 read free read ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Garrett Hardin free read Filters against Folly Ur understanding of ecological issues In Filters Against Folly Garrett Hardin shows how the filters of literacy understanding what words really mean numerac. Numerate Not just values but rates and ratios don t need precision generally Avoid words that remove numeracy infinity absolute never everything in the world is numerate Literacy Beware of the merely elouent Words are action understand what people are trying to achieve by the words they use not just what they say framing with certain words can divert attention from The weak parts of their arguments Avoid literacy that shuns numeracy ie greens wanting absolutely pure water Ecolate You can never do only one thing And then what Everything is connected and it s not obvious or predictable how Side effects are just effects talking about them as side diminishes their importance Scale matters communism works in 100 or less person communities due to effect of shame but not much larger than that Always thank about who benefits and who pays C2P2 commonized costs and privatized profits leads to tragedy and bad incentives

  • Paperback
  • 256
  • Filters against Folly
  • Garrett Hardin
  • en
  • 06 October 2020
  • 9780140077292