Labyrinths of Reason

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Labyrinths of Reason

Paradox, Puzzles, and the Frailty of Knowledge

By William Poundstone

Anchor Books, Paperback, 9780385242714, 288pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 1989

Description

This sharply intelligent, consistently provocative book takes the reader on an astonishing, thought-provoking voyage into the realm of delightful uncertainty--a world of paradox in which logical argument leads to contradiction and common sense is seemingly rendered irrelevant.



About the Author
William Poundstone is the author of thirteen previous books, including Are You Smart Enough to Work at Google?, How Would You Move Mount Fuji?, and Fortune s Formula. He has written for the New York Times, Harper s, Harvard Business Review, and the Village Voice, among other publications, and is a frequent guest on TV and radio. He lives in Los Angeles.