Heuristics : the foundations of adaptive behavior / edited by Gerd Gigerenzer, Ralph Hertwig, Thorsten Pachur.Material type: TextLanguage: English Publication details: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2011.Description: xxv, 844 pages ; 26 cmISBN:
- 155.24 23 GIG
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Originally published: 2011.
p.1 : Theory p.2 : Tests p.3 : Heuristics in the wild
Includes bibliographical references and index.
How do people make decisions when time is limited, information unreliable, and the future uncertain? This book tells how based on the work of Herbert Simon, the Adaptive Behavior and Cognition (ABC) Group has developed a research programme on simple heuristics, also known as fast and frugal heuristics.