Daniel Gilbert is a professor of psychology at Harvard University. He is a social psychologist known for his research on affective forecasting, which examines the mistakes people make when they attempt to predict their hedonic reactions to future events. He is the author of the international bestseller Stumbling on Happiness, which has been translated into 30 languages and which won the 2007 Royal Society Prizes for Science Books.
Strangers to Ourselves: Discovering the Adaptive Unconscious
“A tour de force exploration of the power of the unconscious mind.”
The Illusion of Conscious Will
“A breathtakingly original argument against the notion of free will.”
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
“A mind-blowing novel that contains more psychological insight than any three psychology textbooks put together (including mine!)”
The Elements of Style
“No one should be allowed to write a single sentence until they’ve read this book.”