University of Warwick

Msc Reading List

A recommended reading list to complement the Msc.

Reading List

This is clearly discretionary, but irrespective of whether you are completing the MSc with us, you may find that some of the reading material listed below will enhance your learning journey with Sorinteq and help broaden your approach to problem solving and investigation.

1. Tricks of the Mind

By Derren Brown
ISBN: 9781905026357

2. Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder

By Nassim Nicholas Taleb
ISBN-10: 0141038225

3. The Art of Thinking Clearly: Better Thinking, Better Decisions

By Rolf Dobelli
ISBN: 9780062219695

4. Wait: The Useful art of Procrastination

By Frank Partnoy
ISBN: 9781846685941

5. The Tiger That Isn’t: Seeing Through a World of Numbers

By Andrew Dilnot
ISBN: 9781861978394

6. 59 Seconds: Think a Little, Change a Lot

By Richard Wiseman
ISBN-10: 0330511602

7. Switch: How to change things when change is hard

By Chip Heath
ISBN-10: 0385528752

8. Thinking, Fast and Slow

By Daniel Kahneman
ISBN-10: 0374275637

9. The Organized Mind

By Daniel Levitin
ISBN: 9780525954187

10. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking

By Susan Cain
ISBN10: 0141029196

11. Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness

By Richard H Thaler
ISBN: 8601404213366

12. How We Learn: Throw out the rule book and unlock your brain’s potential

By Benedict Carey
ISBN: 8601404213366

13. Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain

By David Eagleman
ISBN-10: 9781782112464

14. Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

By Steven D. Levitt
ISBN-10: 9780141019017

15. The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do, and How to Change

By Charles Duhigg
ISBN-10: 0434020362

16. The Diagrams Book: 50 Ways to Solve Any Problem Visually

By Kevin Duncan
ISBN: 0884758837879

17. The Decision Book: Fifty models for strategic thinking

By Mikael Krogerus
ISBN: 9781846683954

18. Bounce: The Myth of Talent and the Power of Practice

By Matthew Syed
ISBN: 8601300025803

19. The Study Skills Handbook

By Stella Cottrell
ISBN-13: 978-0230573055

20. Critical Thinking Skills: Effective Analysis, Argument and Reflection

By Stella Cottrell
ISBN-10: 0230285295

21. The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right

By Atul Gawande
ISBN: 9781846683145

22. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

By Malcolm Gladwell
ISBN-10: 9780316010665

23. Bad Science

By Ben Goldacre
ISBN: 8601200953893