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Published: 02 May 2022

216 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190079857


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The Uses of Delusion

Why It's Not Always Rational to Be Rational

Stuart Vyse

  • Explains why and when irrational behavior might benefit health, relationships, and wellbeing
  • Connects present-day study of illogical thinking to its evolutionary origins
  • Offers suggestions for determining when reason should rule, and when intuition should be allowed to take over

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