On Looking: Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes by Alexandra Horowitz

On Looking: Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes

Alexandra Horowitz

308 pages first pub 2013 (editions)

nonfiction philosophy psychology science informative reflective slow-paced


Did you know that we miss most of what is around us? That, as we go about our daily lives - walking, talking, working - we actually do not perceive much of what is before our very eyes?On Looking shows us how to see the spectacle of the ordinary -...

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adventurous 13%
funny 11%
hopeful 7%
challenging 5%
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tense 1%


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