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Book review: Antifragile: how to live in a world we don’tunderstand

Fuller, Steve (2013) Book review: Antifragile: how to live in a world we don’tunderstand. LSE Review of Books (23 Feb 2013). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In The Black Swan, Nassim Nicholas Taleb wrote on the highly improbable and unpredictable events that underlie almost everything about our world. In Antifragile, Taleb aims to stand uncertainty on its head, making it desirable, even necessary. Steve Fuller comments on the applicability of Taleb’s work to academia and discusses just how 'fragile' the academic way of being has become.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2013 LSE Review of Books; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2013 14:12
Last Modified: 04 Sep 2019 23:19
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/52658

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