Tali Sharot, PhD. - The Optimism Bias

One of the world’s most innovative neuroscientists and aresearch fellow at University College London, Tali Sharot has had her workfeatured in Newsweek and The Washington Post. In her new book,she examines how and why humans tend toward optimism, and how this bias affectsour lives. We all know hope springs eternal, but Sharot tells us why.

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
279 Harvard Street
Coolidge Corner
02446-2908 Brookline
The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307378484
Availability: Special Order (unlikely to be available)
Published: Pantheon - June 14th, 2011