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READ & DOWNLOAD Ï You May Also Like Tastes And how do businesses make use of this information Comprehensively researched and singularly insightful You May Also Like delves deep into psychology marketing and neuroscience to answer these complex and fascinating uestions From the tangled underpinnings of our food choices to the dynamics of the pop charts and our playlists to our nonstop procession of thumbs and likes and stars to our insecurity before unfamiliar works of art the book explores how w. You May Also Like Taste in an Age of Endless Choice Tom Vanderbilt Here s a conundrum how to review a book that s all about how people judge and review things It s well researched really interesting and has the potential to be widely popular It s fascinating stuff about literal and figurative taste what we like and how we like It is a dense book full of information but entertaining nonetheless I also really like his book TrafficWhat follows is a very specific example of how my attitude towards this book is colored by an unrelated aside and is not intended to be part of the actual review of the book but just the bit that sticks out at me as an illustration of some of the concepts he writes about and that I feel compelled to write about because while I m aware that other people might read my reviews they are primarily a journal of reading for me to look back at So feel free to skip the following vie

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READ & DOWNLOAD Ï You May Also Like From the best selling author of Traffic a brilliant and entertaining exploration of our personal tastes why we like the things we like and what it says about us Everyone knows his or her favorite color the foods we most enjoy and which season of House of Cards deserves the most stars on Netflix But what does it really mean when we like something How do we decide what's good Is it something biological What is the role of our personal experiences in shaping our. I picked this book for one reason Tom Vanderbilt I absolutely loved his book TRAFFIC and bought copies to give or lend to other people TRAFFIC is the sole reason I bought this book in hardback instead of seeing if they had it at the libraryVanderbilt talks in the book about how liking other things predisposes people to want to like something So having read and liked his other book influenced me Would I have liked it less had I known nothing about the author Probably If I hadn t known and liked the author and if I hadn t paid twenty five bucks to buy the book I might not have finished itI wanted to like it I wanted this to be a life changing pop science book that everyone uotes from Maybe it was the locale He says in the book that sometimes you like that wine when you re in Italy but you hate it at home because what you really liked was being in Italy Maybe I disliked it because I think of it as do Flora of Maine A Manual for Identification of Native and Naturalized Plants of Maine Vascular deserves the most stars on Netflix But what Resist Not Evil does it really mean when we like something How Non luogo a procedere do we Ainsi se tut Zarathoustra decide what's good Is it something biological What is the role of our personal experiences in shaping our. I picked this book for one reason Tom Vanderbilt I absolutely loved his book TRAFFIC and bought copies to give or lend to other people TRAFFIC is the sole reason I bought this book in hardback instead of seeing if they had it at the libraryVanderbilt talks in the book about how liking other things predisposes people to want to like something So having read and liked his other book influenced me Would I have liked it less had I known nothing about the author Probably If I hadn t known and liked the author and if I hadn t paid twenty five bucks to buy the book I might not have finished itI wanted to like it I wanted this to be a life changing pop science book that everyone uotes from Maybe it was the locale He says in the book that sometimes you like that wine when you re in Italy but you hate it at home because what you really liked was being in Italy Maybe I Awakening disliked it because I think of it as Call Me By Your Name do

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READ & DOWNLOAD Ï You May Also Like E form our preferences and how they shape us It explains how difficult it is even for experts to pinpoint exactly what makes something good or enjoyable and how the success of companies such as Netflix Spotify and Yelp depends on the complicated task of predicting what we will enjoy Like Traffic this book takes us on a fascinating and consistently surprising intellectual journey that helps us better understand how we perceive and appreciate the world around us. This is a book about why we like what we like The author explores major areas in which preferences are commonly shared from food and restaurants to books movies music beer and even cats For me not all of the areas he discussed were of interest or rather they might have been had he not belabored them so much In addition I didn t always find the studies he described persuasive Basically he concludes that there are lots of reasons we have tastes for one thing or another and it s hard to tell what they are It could be related to our memories we love something because it reminds us of happy times as kids expectations the wine is expensive so it is supposed to be good the influence of our culture we grew up in Philadelphia so we love Philly cheesesteaks or friends or experts or even identity issues eg I want to be seen as someone who likes highbrow things or conversely l want to be thoug


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    (You May Also Like) [PDF NEW] Ñ Tom Vanderbilt Although Vanderbilt includes some interesting anecdotes and studies he fails to answer the uestion why do we like what we like? Taste he ultimately admits is just too complicated to write about He took me on a journey that led nowhere and left me with uestions unanswered Perhaps I expected too much from this bookWith th

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    (You May Also Like) [PDF NEW] Ñ Tom Vanderbilt I've been fascinated with taste for a long time and Vanderbilt whose previous work Traffic is a must read for anyone with a commute collected in this book almost everything I've ever wanted to say about it He discusses what taste is where it comes from how it works and how it relates to status plus plenty of other aspects

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    (You May Also Like) [PDF NEW] Ñ Tom Vanderbilt Interesting examination of how we define taste and how it's been defined in the past Not a lot of definitive answers about what makes something in good taste or bad taste but a thorough explanation of those ideas throughout history Lots of information on how we come to like or dislike certain things but not many definitive conclusions It did make me want to go to a fancy cat show in France though and the Mus

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    (You May Also Like) [PDF NEW] Ñ Tom Vanderbilt I was convinced I would love this book I love pop sociology and who isn't at least a little terrified of how good computers have become at predicting what we want? Unfortunately this book was very very dry I can

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    (You May Also Like) [PDF NEW] Ñ Tom Vanderbilt This is a book about why we like what we like The author explores major areas in which preferences are commonly shared from food and restaurants to books movies music beer and even cats For me not all of the areas he discussed were of interest or rather they might have been had he not belabored them so much In addition I

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    (You May Also Like) [PDF NEW] Ñ Tom Vanderbilt I like books like this Hard hitting social commentary on what we humans want like and eventually do does intrigue me Tom Vanderbilt proffers evidence and science on how we pick and choose From judging cats in Paris to beer tastings to how Pandora chooses its playlists makes for fun reading Vanderbilt uses all these examples of what judging takes place every moment every instant to illuminate the how and why o

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    (You May Also Like) [PDF NEW] Ñ Tom Vanderbilt Tom Vanderbilt ✓ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD This was an interesting and in depth analysis of many concepts to do with liking including what we like why we l

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    (You May Also Like) [PDF NEW] Ñ Tom Vanderbilt Purchase You May Also Like here for just 10 This is the first book of this type that I've read and did not know uite what to expect While a lot of it seems like simple common sense for example why we choose certain foods much of it was surprising Recommended for those with an avid interest in popular culture and time to digest the message Rac

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  • Hardcover
  • 320
  • You May Also Like
  • Tom Vanderbilt
  • English
  • 12 March 2020
  • 9780307958242