Blink Book Group Discussion

The Tuesday Evening Book Discussion group met to talk about Malcolm Gladwell’s book Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking,… read more

The Tuesday Evening Book Discussion group met to talk about Malcolm Gladwell’s book Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking, published by Little, Brown and Company. The book explored the positive and negative aspects of the split-second decisions and snap judgments that people make every day. 

Westlake librarian Susan Cozzens moderated the discussion. Book group members discussed a variety of topics related to the book, included purchasing decisions, unconscious decisions, movies, politics, law enforcement, and choosing a marriage partner.

The program opened with a video clip of Mr. Gladwell talking about his book at a Town Hall of Seattle, Seattle Science Lectures on January 26, 2005. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Blink Book Group Discussion

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191378-1
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Westlake, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Feb 25, 2006
Last Aired:
Feb 26, 2006

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  • Feb 25, 2006 | 3:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 26, 2006 | 3:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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