Finally the book gets off to a slow start but towards the end it becomes exciting to read.
Corroboration can also move individuals in extreme directions even if the group members begin a discussion unsure of their beliefs.
He is also an excellent writer as his books are very easy to read despite covering rather dry topics.
Back in 2005, a trio of researchers conducted a little experiment on deliberative democracy. They assembled groups of six citizens and asked them to get together to talk about a... Read morePublished 7 months ago by L. Drutman
I haven't read the book and therefore I have no idea whether it is any good or not. I don't know.Published 8 months ago by Helen G. Berrigan
At roughly twice the length this is simply the longer version of Sunsteins book On Rumors: How Falsehoods Spread, Why We Believe Them, What Can Be Done. Read morePublished 14 months ago by L. King
Good read, recommend if keeping in touch with politics and news(gossip). Helps keep that critical viewpoint needed in the world today.Published 18 months ago by Amazon Customer
Another solid book by Sunstein. He always seems to be able to take interesting and sometimes counter-intuitive perspectives and support his findings with empirical data.Published 23 months ago by DAVID C RUST
A test subject walks into a room. In the room there are four other "test subjects" (agent provoceteurs) sitting near a projector. Read morePublished on July 12, 2011 by G.X. Larson
It is somewhat puzzling why this book should garner such favorable reviews. It presents a great deal of evidence, mainly based upon a range of experiments carried out by social... Read morePublished on December 4, 2009 by J. Michael Innes
This is an excellent short, punchy and important book. It contains some very useful ideas, both for personal use, and which will help us in business and political settings. Read morePublished on September 25, 2009 by Dr. Nicholas P. G. Davies
Cass Sunstein is a public intellectual who creatively combines scholarship, popular writing, and public service. Read morePublished on September 10, 2009 by Herbert Gintis