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Edward de Bono

About Edward de Bono

de BonoEdward de Bono was born in Malta in 1933. He was a Rhodes Scholar at Christ Church, Oxford, gaining an honours degree in psychology and physiology and then a D.Phil in medicine. He also holds a Ph.D from Cambridge and an MD from the University of Malta.

Dr Edward de Bono is one of the very few people in history who can be said to have had a major impact on the way we think. The term 'lateral thinking' was introduced by him and is now so much part of the language.

In the University of Buenos Aires faculties use his books as required reading. In Venezuela, by law, all school children must spend an hour a week on his programmes. In the U.S.A., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the Republic of Ireland and the UK there are thousands of schools using Dr de Bono's programmes for the teaching of thinking.

(photo credit: http://www.debonosociety.com/photo/edward-opens-the-door)

de BonoDe Bono is the undisputed world leader in what may be the most important field of all in the future: constructive and creative thinking.

Traditional thinking is to do with analysis, judgment and argument. In a stable world this was sufficient because it was enough to identify standard situations and to apply standard solutions. This is no longer so in a changing world where the standard solutions may not work.

For many millions of people world-wide, Edward de Bono's name has become a symbol of creativity and new thinking.

(Biography adapted from: http://www.edwdebono.com/debono/biograph.htm, 2011)

Books by deBono

Handbook for the Positive Revolution

Handbook for the Positive Revolution by Edward de Bono
published by Penguin, 1991

This challenging book provides a practical framework to remind us that even a small contribution is better than endless criticism. This is a serious revolution which has no enemies but seeks to simply make things better!
175 pages paperback
ISBN 0141165452

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£7.00
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Mind Pack

Mind Pack by Edward de Bono
published by Dorling Kindersley, 1996

An interactive guide to expanding your thinking skills with over 80 games, puzzles and exercises. Includes book and game boards with counters. Includes The Six Hats Game, Smiling Game, Four Resources Game and Adjacent Game plus so much more. Hours of fun and learning. Pack has been opened but not used.
72 pages paperback
ISBN 0751301906

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£9.00
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Mind Pack

Water Logic

Water Logic by Edward de Bono
published by Viking, 1993

The Alternative to 'I am Right You Are Wrong'.It contuses the discourse on this important subject and looks at perceptions their origins and nature and how the nerve circuits in the brain form and use them.
191 pages paperback
ISBN 0670851256

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£5.00
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