The Death of Individuality
Maman 13: The Death of Individuality
Questions based on the title and the information under the title
1. Does Alex Pentland think that we are freethinking individuals?
Yes □ No □
Why does Pentland think this?
Following big-data studies of human behavior that leads to this conclusion.
(1 + 5 points)
Questions based on paragraphs 1 – 4
2a. What problem do economics and much of cognitive science have?
Difficulty these disciplines have had accounting for phenomena such as financial bubbles, political movements, mass panics and technology fads.
2b. According to Pentland, what is the reason for this problem?
Concept of an independent individual.
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