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TEAMS: THE CASE FOR COLLECTIVE WISDOM

From the August 23, 2004 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


The world is teeming with teams—sports, medical, political, financial, educational—you name it. And in his book The wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many are Smarter than the Few and How Collective wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, and Nation (New York: Doubleday, 2004), James Surowiecki says the end is not in sight.