Sway

Sway

Pragya Agarwal

Language: English

Description:

'Passionate and urgent.' Guardian, Book of the Week
'A must-read for all.' Stylist, best new books for 2020
'Cogently argued and intensely persuasive.' Waterstones, best new books of April
'Practical, useful, readable and essential for the times we are living in.' Nikesh Shukla
'An eye-opening book that I hope will be widely read.' Angela Saini
'If you think you don't need to read this book, you really need to read this book.' Jane Garvey


Have you ever been told to smile more, been teased about your accent, or had your name pronounced incorrectly? If so, you've probably already faced bias in your everyday life. We like to believe that we are all fair-minded and egalitarian but we all carry biases that we might not even be aware of.
For the first time, behavioural scientist, activist and writer Dr Pragya Agarwal unravels the way our implicit or 'unintentional' biases affect the way we communicate and perceive the...