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Factfulness An eye opening read, insightful and informative In a world filled with bias and misinformation, it s refreshing to read material that is well researched The test at the beginning of the book was revelatory, I was shocked by how many I just received my copy of this book through the Goodreads Giveaway program I am only on Chapter 1 but I already know I will be recommending this book to my clients and friends With so much fake news b I won a copy of this book from Goodreads Giveaways This is honestly one of the most eye opening, opinion changing books I have ever read Especially in today s political climate, everything feels like the worst case scenario and it can be hard to know what to do without losing hope Factfulness gives real, data based information about how we use information and how to do that better It is frank and it is real and I have never felt so empowered in my life The tips and explanations in here are I won a copy of this book from Goodreads Giveaways This is honestly one of the most eye opening, opinion changing books I have ever read Especially in today s political climate, everything feels like the worst case scenario and it can be hard to know what to do without losing hope Factfulness gives real, data based information about how we use information and how to do that better It is frank and it is real and I have ne Why are people convinced that the world isfrightening than it really is Hans Rosling thinks he has the answer.Professor Hans Rosling was the man in whose hands data sings He was dubbed a true inspiration by Bill Gates and became a viral celebrity thanks to his popular TED talks which broke down the statistics behind global health and economics.Before his death in 2017 Rosling spent years asking global audiences simple questions abo Why are people convinced that the world isfrightening than it really is Hans Rosling thinks he has the answer.Professor Hans Rosling was the man in whose hands data sings He was dubbed a true inspiration by Bill Gates and became a viral celebrity thanks to his popular TED talks which broke down the statistics behind global health and economics.Before his death in 2017 Rosling spent years asking global audiences simple questions about basic trends How widespread is extreme poverty What is life expectancy today How many children Won from a Goodreads giveawayA lesson in critical thinking and optimism.Back in elementary school, I recall reading books and taking quizzes on them for a reading program, but the thing was the quiz always came after I had finished the booknot in the introduction where Factfulness has theirs All the same, I gave it a go Out of the 13 questions asked, I answered 10 correctly and one I missed because I thought of the wrong species of a creature Not bad I thought, but also not great Well, I Won from a Goodreads giveawayA lesson in critical thinking and optimism.Back in elementary school, I recall reading books and taking quizzes on them for a reading program, but the thing was the quiz always came after I had finished the booknot in the introduction where Factfulness has theirs All the same, I gave it a go Out of the 13 questions asked, I answered 10 correctly and one I missed because I thought of the wrong species of a creature Not bad I thought, but also not great Well, I came to learn that actually was pretty great.I was a good compilation of interesting facts I found it intriguing. What an Eye Opening book Factfulness is packed full of information that makes you really think about what is going on around us The book is filled with lots of facts, graphs, data and scenarios to include worst case and how we can use that information to do better After reading all the other reviews I can only say that all the 4 Sta Rosling has made it his mission to educate us about our misconceptions of the world and why we hold them This is an important work.One point is either a mistake or requires clarification In the self test at the beginning of the book, Question 9 asks How many of the world s 1 year old children today have been vaccinated against some disease A 20 percent B 50 percent C 80 percent The answer key gives B as the correct answer The text goes on to explain p.7 Let s take another example q Rosling has made it his mission to educate us about our misconceptions of the world and why we hold them This is an important work.One point is either a mistake or requires clarification In the self test at the beginning of the book, Question 9 asks H From BBC Radio 4 Book of the week Why are people convinced that the world isfrightening than it really is Hans Rosling thinks he has the answer.Professor Hans Rosling was the man in whose hands data sings He was dubbed a true inspiration by Bill Gates and became a viral celebrity thanks to his popular TED talks which broke down the statistics behind global health and economics.Before his death in 2017 Rosling spent years asking global audiences simple questions about basic trends From BBC Radio 4 Book of the week Why are people convinced that the world isfrightening than it really is Hans Rosling thinks he has the answer.Professor Hans Rosling was the man in whose hands data sings He was dubbed a true inspiration by Bill Gates and became a viral celebrity thanks to his popular TED talks which broke down the statistics behi Factfulness The Stress Reducing Habit Of Only Carrying Opinions For Which You Have Strong Supporting Facts When Asked Simple Questions About Global Trends What Percentage Of The World S Population Live In Poverty Why The World S Population Is Increasing How Many Girls Finish School We Systematically Get The Answers Wrong So Wrong That A Chimpanzee Choosing Answers At Random Will Consistently Outguess Teachers, Journalists, Nobel Laureates, And Investment Bankers.In Factfulness, Professor Of International Health And Global TED Phenomenon Hans Rosling, Together With His Two Long Time Collaborators, Anna And Ola, Offers A Radical New Explanation Of Why This Happens They Reveal The Ten Instincts That Distortour Perspective From Our Tendency To Divide The World Into Two Camps Usually Some Version Of Us And Them To The Way We Consume Media Where Fear Rules To How We Perceive Progress Believing That Most Things Are Getting Worse.Our Problem Is That We Don T Know What We Don T Know, And Even Our Guesses Are Informed By Unconscious And Predictable Biases.It Turns Out That The World, For All Its Imperfections, Is In A Much Better State Than We Might Think That Doesn T Mean There Aren T Real Concerns But When We Worry About Everything All The Time Instead Of Embracing A Worldview Based On Facts, We Can Lose Our Ability To Focus On The Things That Threaten Us Most.Inspiring And Revelatory, Filled With Lively Anecdotes And Moving Stories, Factfulness Is An Urgent And Essential Book That Will Change The Way You See The World And Empower You To Respond To The Crises And Opportunities Of The Future This Book Is My Last Battle In My Life Long Mission To Fight Devastating Ignorance Previously I Armed Myself With Huge Data Sets, Eye Opening Software, An Energetic Learning Style And A Swedish Bayonet For Sword Swallowing It Wasn T Enough But I Hope This Book Will Be Hans Rosling, February 2017.


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