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Product Description: Equivocados nos muestra por que muchos de los consejos de expertos no deben ser tenidos en cuenta como si fueran verdades indiscutibles. Muestra las debilidades de los sistemas de adquisicion, evaluacion y analisis de datos que utilizan...read more

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9788492452705 | Urano, May 15, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Equivocados nos muestra por que muchos de los consejos de expertos no deben ser tenidos en cuenta como si fueran verdades indiscutibles.

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Product Description: Our investments are devastated, obesity is epidemic, test scores are in decline, blue-chip companies circle the drain, and popular medications turn out to be ineffective and even dangerous. What happened? Didn't we listen to the scientists, economists and other experts who promised us that if we followed their advice all would be well? Actually, those experts are a big reason we're in this mess...read more

Hardcover:

9780316023788, titled "Wrong: Why Experts* Keep Failing Us--and How to Know When Not to Trust Them: *Scientists, Finance Wizards, Doctors, Relationship Gurus, Celebrity CEOs, High-" | 1 edition (Little Brown & Co, June 10, 2010), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Our investments are devastated, obesity is epidemic, test scores are in decline, blue-chip companies circle the drain, and popular medications turn out to be ineffective and even dangerous.

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Product Description: Our investments are devastated, obesity is epidemic, blue-chip companies circle the drain, and popular medications turn out to be ineffective and even dangerous. What happened? Didn't we listen to the scientists, economists, and other experts who promised us that if we followed their advice all would be well? Actually, those experts are a big reason we're in this mess...read more

Paperback:

9780316093293 | Hachette Book Group USA, June 10, 2010, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Our investments are devastated, obesity is epidemic, blue-chip companies circle the drain, and popular medications turn out to be ineffective and even dangerous.

Miscellaneous:

9780061857454 | Harpercollins, October 13, 2009, cover price $10.99

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Touting the benefits of disorder, chaos, and mess, a groundbreaking study explains how and why a little disorder actually makes systems more effective, citing examples from business, cooking, parenting, politics, and other fields to demonstrate that the right amount of disorder yields better solutions, uses resources more efficiently, and is more durable. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780316114752 | Little Brown & Co, January 3, 2007, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Explains how and why a little disorder actually makes systems more effective, citing examples from business, cooking, parenting, politics, and other fields to demonstrate that the right amount of disorder yields better solutions.

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9780316013994 | Reprint edition (Back Bay Books, January 8, 2008), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Touting the benefits of disorder, chaos, and mess, a groundbreaking study explains how and why a little disorder actually makes systems more effective, citing examples from business, cooking, parenting, politics, and other fields to demonstrate that the right amount of disorder yields better solutions, uses resources more efficiently, and is more durable.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781594836152 | Abridged edition (Hachette Audio, January 3, 2007), cover price $24.98 | About this edition: Explains how and why a little disorder actually makes systems more effective, citing examples from business, cooking, parenting, politics, and other fields to demonstrate that the right amount of disorder yields better solutions.

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9780316017534 | Little Brown & Co, January 3, 2007, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Excellent condition

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Applying Marine leadership principles to the world of business, the author--who lived and trained with the U.S. Marine Corp to write this book--lays out an action plan that emphasizes a survival-under-fire approach to the extremely competitive business marketplace. Reprint. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780066619781 | Harperbusiness, January 1, 2000, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Applying Marine leadership principles to the world of business, the author lays out an action plan that emphasizes a survival-under-fire approach to the extremely competitive business marketplace.

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9780066619798 | Reprint edition (Harperbusiness, May 1, 2001), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Applying Marine leadership principles to the world of business, the author lays out an action plan that emphasizes a survival-under-fire approach to the extremely competitive business marketplace.

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A real-life detective story chronicles the massive manhunt that brought together FBI agents, computer devotees, and security officials to catch a computer hacker who broke into highly sophisticated computer systems all over the country. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.

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9780684835587 | Reprint edition (Touchstone Books, June 3, 1998), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Describes how one computer hacker was able to access hundreds of business and government files and explains why the Internet is becoming less secure

Product Description: For two years a computer break-in artist known only as "Phantom Dialer" seized control of hundreds - perhaps thousands - of computer networks around the world. Frightened network administrators watched helplessly as the intruder methodically slipped into universities, corporations, banks, and military facilities, including top-secret weapons-research sites...read more

Hardcover:

9780684824642 | Simon & Schuster, July 1, 1997, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Describes how one computer hacker was able to access hundreds of business and government files and explains why the Internet is becoming less secure

Miscellaneous:

9781439136577 | Touchstone Books, June 3, 1998, cover price $15.99

Prebinding:

9781439500330 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: For two years a computer break-in artist known only as "Phantom Dialer" seized control of hundreds - perhaps thousands - of computer networks around the world.

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Product Description: Join David Freedman as he takes you on a fascinating tour behind the scenes at laboratories around the world as top researchers race to create revolutionary "thinking machines" that may one day lead to a new form of intelligence. The subject of fantasy and skepticism for centuries-- from William James's mechanical bride to 2001's Hal to Star Wars' R2D2-- artificial intelligence has been limited to number-crunching computers that are"smart" only in highly specific domains like chess-- until now...read more

Hardcover:

9780671760793 | Simon & Schuster, April 1, 1994, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: An account of scientific work on artificial intelligence explores the groundbreaking research being done in robotics and neuroscience, showing how thinking machines may surpass the human brain's powers

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9780671510558 | Reprint edition (Touchstone Books, April 6, 1995), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Join David Freedman as he takes you on a fascinating tour behind the scenes at laboratories around the world as top researchers race to create revolutionary "thinking machines" that may one day lead to a new form of intelligence.

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