Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 April 2012

608 Pages | 20 halftones, 70 line illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195315448

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Ecological Rationality

Intelligence in the World

Peter M. Todd and Gerd Gigerenzer

  • Argues that more information and computation are not always better
  • Asks when and why less can be more
  • Constitute the idea of ecological rationality: how we are able to achieve intelligence by using simple heuristics matched to the environments we face

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