A democratic civilization will save itself only if it makes the language of the image into a stimulus for critical reflection, not an invitation to hypnosis.
DigiURI Media Club | Noise
There has been a great deal of discussion of bias in decision making in our society, and its negative impact. Noise: A Flaw In Human Judgment, by Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, and Cass R. Sunstein explores the equally important aspect of noise — the influence of irrelevant factors — in decision making at all levels. In addition to identifying sources of noise, they describe a variety of ways to reduce its pernicious influence.
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