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Favorite books from 2011

I read many books this year. They served as solace when I was feeling blue. Here are my top ten, in no order: The Submission, Amy Waldman A jury selects an anonymous winner for a 9/11 memorial competition. It turns … Continue reading

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Book review: Portraits of the Mind

No one feels guilty for skipping the methods section of a scientific paper. The dry prose describes procedures that the authors used to obtain their data, dutifully mentioning every detail such that another researcher could conceivably replicate the experiment from … Continue reading

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