This Crooked Timber post is about arguments about public debate including on the internet but applies more broadly.
The problem is that our individual reasoning processes are biased in ways that are really hard for us (individually) to correct. We have a strong tendency to believe our own bullshit. The upside is that if we are far better at detecting bullshit in others than in ourselves,
I’ve said here before it’s a good idea to lay out operational type plans in the open so various crew members can critique, the C/E in particular can be valuable in this role…
The post mentions a couple of books, I reading this one right now.
The reviews on Amazon say it’s tough sledding in places but so far it’s been OK, very interesting.
It helps to have read this already.
This book is classic Michael Lewis, a very good read.