The Case Against Reality: Why Evolution Hid the Truth from Our Eyes. By Donald Hoffman [UCI cognitive science professor]. … Hoffman argues that our senses evolved to tell us a “truth” that helps us navigate the world, survive, and pass along our genes. But that ongoing experience, however much it may seem our “objective reality,” is not. … The world of perception is rife with trip-ups, and reading this book may provide you with improved glasses for seeing through it.

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