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LEADER 00000cam a2200481Ii 4500 
003    OCoLC 
005    20160311051239.5 
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007    cr cnu|||unuuu 
008    150512s2015    sz a    ob    000 0 eng d 
019    SPRINGERocn908762951 
020    9783319181769 
020    3319181769 
020    |z9783319181752 
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100 1  Järvilehto, Lauri,|eauthor. 
245 14 The nature and function of intuitive thought and decision 
       making /|cLauri Järvilehto. 
264  1 Cham :|bSpringer,|c2015. 
300    1 online resource (xii, 86 pages) :|billustrations. 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
338    online resource|bcr|2rdacarrier 
490 1  SpringerBriefs in well-being and quality of life research,
504    Includes bibliographical references. 
505 0  Chapter 1. Background for Researching Intuition -- Chapter
       2. The Nature of Intuitive Thought -- Chapter 3. Using 
       Intuition -- Chapter 4. Conclusion. 
520    This book focuses on the very nature and function of 
       intuitive thought. It presents an up-to-date scientific 
       model on how the non-conscious and intuitive thought 
       processes work in human beings. The model is based on 
       mainstream theorizing on intuition, as well as qualitative
       meta-analysis of the empirical data available in the 
       research literature. It combines recent work in the fields
       of philosophy of mind, cognitive psychology and positive 
       psychology. While systematic research in intuition is 
       relatively new, there is an abundance of positions 
       advocating more or less imaginative ideas of what 
       intuition is about, ranging from quantum mechanical 
       phenomena to new age ideologies. Research in the past few 
       decades, in particular by proponents of the dual 
       processing theory of thought such as Daniel Kahneman and 
       Jonathan Evans, offers powerful tools to address and 
       evaluate the question of intuition without the need to 
       resort to spiritual entities. Within the framework of the 
       dual processing theory, backed up by findings in positive 
       psychology, intuition turns out to be the capacity to 
       carry out complex cognitive operations within a specific 
       domain of operations familiar to the agent. 
650  0 Intuition. 
650  0 Thought and thinking. 
655  4 Electronic books. 
710 2  SpringerLink|eissuing body. 
776 08 |iPrinted edition:|z9783319181752 
830  0 SpringerBriefs in well-being and quality of life research.
830  0 Springer English/International eBooks 2015 - Full Set 
856 40 |u|zConnect to 
       ebook (University of Melbourne only) 
990    Springer Full Set 2015 
990    Batch Ebook load (bud2) - do not edit, delete or attach 
       any records. 
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