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The upside of irrationality : the unexpected benefits of defying logic, Dan Ariely

Label
The upside of irrationality : the unexpected benefits of defying logic
Title
The upside of irrationality
Title remainder
the unexpected benefits of defying logic
Statement of responsibility
Dan Ariely
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the irrational decisions that influence people's relationships, workplace experiences, and temptation to cheat in any area of their lives and explains how to move beyond this to greater success
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ariely, Dan
Dewey number
153.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BC177
LC item number
.A77 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
BC177
NLM item number
A698u 2011
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Practical reason
  • Logic
  • Logic
  • Practical reason
  • Reason
  • Logic
  • Razón práctica
  • Lógica
Label
The upside of irrationality : the unexpected benefits of defying logic, Dan Ariely
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes publisher's "P.S." section about the author and the book (16 p.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-318) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hot or not? : adaptation, assortative mating, and the beauty market
  • When a market fails : an example from online dating
  • On empathy and emotion : why we respond to one person who needs help but not to many
  • The Long-term effects of short-term emotions : why we shouldn't act on our negative feelings
  • Lessons from our irrationalities : why we need to test everything
  • Introduction:
  • Lessons from procrastination and medical side effects
  • Paying more for less : why big bonuses don't always work
  • The Meaning of labor : what Legos can teach us about the joy of work
  • The IKEA effect : why we overvalue what we make
  • The Not-invented here bias : why "my" ideas are better than "yours"
  • The Case for revenge : what makes us seek justice?
  • On adaptation : why we get used to things (but not all things, and not always)
Control code
670476254
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerennial ed.
Extent
x, 334, 16 pages
Isbn
9780061995040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)670476254
Label
The upside of irrationality : the unexpected benefits of defying logic, Dan Ariely
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes publisher's "P.S." section about the author and the book (16 p.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-318) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hot or not? : adaptation, assortative mating, and the beauty market
  • When a market fails : an example from online dating
  • On empathy and emotion : why we respond to one person who needs help but not to many
  • The Long-term effects of short-term emotions : why we shouldn't act on our negative feelings
  • Lessons from our irrationalities : why we need to test everything
  • Introduction:
  • Lessons from procrastination and medical side effects
  • Paying more for less : why big bonuses don't always work
  • The Meaning of labor : what Legos can teach us about the joy of work
  • The IKEA effect : why we overvalue what we make
  • The Not-invented here bias : why "my" ideas are better than "yours"
  • The Case for revenge : what makes us seek justice?
  • On adaptation : why we get used to things (but not all things, and not always)
Control code
670476254
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerennial ed.
Extent
x, 334, 16 pages
Isbn
9780061995040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)670476254

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