How is How To Think Like Sherlock Holmes Mastermind? I keep seeing it and I’ve been wondering.
It was interesting! It didn’t blow my mind or like overhaul my entire mental process, but it was an interesting, truly scientific look at Holmesian psychology. I’d recommend it for people who are super into Sherlock (like, the actual stories/novels, not just the screen versions). It makes for good reading if you want something dense and challenging but also fun.
If we think of ourselves as able to learn, learn we will. And if we think we are doomed to fail, we doom ourselves to do precisely that, not just behaviorally but at the most fundamental level of the neuron.
Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes - Maria Konnikova