Bobby Duffy

The Perils of Perception

County Buildings
Thu 27 Sep

How much tax do the rich pay? Is society becoming more violent? When people are asked fundamental questions about society, their answers tend to be habitually wrong. Bobby Duffy, chairman of Ipsos Mori’s Social Research Institute, offers an entertaining trip through the perception gap. What he says will transform the way you engage with the world in a “post-truth” era. “Mandatory reading,” Steven Pinker. [605]