Applied Minds How Engineers Think

Author: Guru Madhavan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393248003
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An engineer himself, Guru Madhavan introduces a flexible intellectual tool kit called modular systems thinking as he explains the discipline's penchant for seeing structure where there is none.

Think Like An Engineer

Author: Guruprasad Madhavan
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1780746385
Size: 45.73 MB
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With the help of a cast of star engineers and fascinating, unexpected real world examples, Madhavan offers a framework for thinking creatively, systematically and strategically so that we can all learn to make better decisions in a complex ...

Applied Minds

Author: Guru Madhavan
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393353013
Size: 39.41 MB
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Engineers are titans of real-world problem-solving. . . . In this riveting study of how they think, [Guru Madhavan] puts behind-the-scenes geniuses . . . center stage. Nature"

The Mind S Eye

Author: Ralph Radach
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080518923
Size: 76.18 MB
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The book provides a comprehensive state-of-the-art overview of current research on cognitive and applied aspects of eye movements.

Citizen Engineer

Author: David Douglas
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780137044665
Size: 69.71 MB
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This is exactly the sort of book that engineers and those who work with them should read and discuss over pizza, coffee, or some other suitable, discussion-provoking consumable.” —John L. Hennessy, president, Stanford University ...

Enhanced Interrogation

Author: James E. Mitchell, Ph.D.
Publisher: Crown Forum
ISBN: 1101906855
Size: 46.25 MB
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In Enhanced Interrogation, Mitchell now offers a first-person account of the EIT program, providing a contribution to our historical understanding of one of the most controversial elements of America's ongoing war on terror.

Teaching Minds

Author: Roger C. Schank
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 9780807770900
Size: 64.27 MB
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The culprit is a system of subject-based instruction and the solution is cognitive-based learning. This groundbreaking book defines what it would mean to teach thinking. The time is now for schools to start teaching minds!

Our Latest Longest War

Author: Aaron B. O'Connell
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022626579X
Size: 25.44 MB
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These are difficult topics for any American or Afghan to consider, especially those who lost friends or family in it. This sobering history—written by the very people who have been fighting the war—is impossible to ignore.

The Theory That Would Not Die

Author: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300175094
Size: 50.55 MB
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Today, Bayes' rule is used everywhere from DNA de-coding to Homeland Security.Drawing on primary source material and interviews with statisticians and other scientists, The Theory That Would Not Die is the riveting account of how a ...