Hare Brain Tortoise Mind: Why Intelligence Increases When You Think Less

Author(s): Guy Claxton


'Learning to loaf' -- this books explores the ways of knowing that require more time, the ways we have unlearned or ignore, but that are crucial to our complete mental development.

Product Information

After a 'double first' in natural sciences at Cambridge, Guy Claxton was awarded a doctorate at Oxford in 1974 for his work on the structure of the mind. Since then he has taught at a variety of institutions on both sides of the Altlantic including the University of London. He is currently Visiting Professor of Psychology and Education at Bristol University.

General Fields

  • : 9781857027099
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Australia
  • : fourth
  • : May 1998
  • : 197mm X 130mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Guy Claxton
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : good
  • : 272
  • : illustrations