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A book to consider. Un libro,para disfrutar en la lectura Desde los ejemplos a los comentarios es un libro que se puede recomendar a cualquiera. I found this book quite interesting. Ha surgido un problema al filtrar las opiniones justo en este momento.

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As they observe in the Preface, “Scientists, philosophers, and others who study society have generally divided into two camps: Gana dinero con nosotros. Duke Professor of Behavioral Economics and author of Predictably Irrational “A lively, well-written account of social networks and their power to shape our lives.

Your behavior is also likely to shift between those roles depending on who you’re interacting with and when. Ver las 3 opiniones.

What is the reason for a.xhristakis spark in love at first sight? Guidance around this network thing would have been nice. Are you connected to lots of people that aren’t connected to each other, weak ties, or are you connected to lots of people that are all connected to conectavos another, strong ties. It provides a swath of important research in one place for readers and makes it a stimulating read. This is a very considerable piece of work and it’s has deep implications for understanding human behaviors.


During a conversation near the conclusion of the book in the Reading group Guide, Nicholas Christakis and James Fowler are asked this question: I’m sure that’s easy to work out.

Renowned scientists Christakis and Fowler present compelling evidence for our profound influence on one another’s tastes, health, wealth, happiness, beliefs, even weight, as they explain how social networks form and how they operate. What this book did cover about pre-Facebook era and the rise of Facebook was insightful. Our connections can thus either help promote or degrade the common good.

The world becomes smaller and more meaningful after reading this engaging book. At the end of it all, I have a great set of information about what a strong network would look like.

Those people also have another set of friends and acquaintances.

The authors excel at conectaros out the devil in the detail. Nucholas todas las apps de lectura gratuitas de Kindle. Also, how you can influence your network. The book was just filled with highly interesting facts about how your network influences you. Your behavior within a network is probably following one of three paths; cooperator, you’re willing to help others, free rider, you’re letting others do the heavy lifting, enforcer, you’re making sure everyone follows the rules.

In short, a fascinating book. These are among the dozens of business subjects and issues of special interest and value to me, also listed to indicate the scope of Christakis and Fowler’s coverage. The numerous illustrations very helpful in understanding the points being made in the book about the impact of relationships being interconnected and the impact that this has on our lives and decisions.

A book based on many statistics as social networks influence us in our lives today.


Amazon Music Transmite millones de canciones. Tapa blanda Compra verificada. I read this book when it was first published in but am only now getting around to re-reading and then reviewing it. And here’s the kicker, that third layer, not your friend, or your friend’s friend, but your friends friends friend can affect your daily mood, the amount of exercise you do, whether or not you smoke, your involvement in crime, all sorts of things.

Todos los derechos reservados. This book is pretty dense and well organized. I do have a nit to pick with it though. Why do we help each other so much compared to other species? How these are to a degree biological factors hardwired into you. It was a.chhristakis easy to read but interesting enough to keep me engaged. Your close friends and acquaintances also have friends and acquaintances, that may or may not over lap with yours.

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Finally they walk us through several examples. Nothing about how to really get a strong network other than making sure conectadoos friends are connected with my friends and that my friends, and as much as possible their friends and their friends, are all on a positive path. I eagerly await breakthrough insights in months and years to come that increase our understanding of metacognition even more. Vuelva a intentarlo en otro momento.