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The Resource The wisest one in the room : how you can benefit from social psychology's most powerful insights, Thomas Gilovich and Lee Ross

The wisest one in the room : how you can benefit from social psychology's most powerful insights, Thomas Gilovich and Lee Ross

Label
The wisest one in the room : how you can benefit from social psychology's most powerful insights
Title
The wisest one in the room
Title remainder
how you can benefit from social psychology's most powerful insights
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Gilovich and Lee Ross
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Two prominent social psychologists, specializing in the study of human behavior, provide insight into why we trust the people we do and how to use that knowledge in understanding and influencing people in our own lives,"--NoveList
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilovich, Thomas
Dewey number
302
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF449.5
LC item number
.G55 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ross, Lee
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Insight
  • Human behavior
  • Social psychology
  • Human behavior
  • Insight
  • Social psychology
Label
The wisest one in the room : how you can benefit from social psychology's most powerful insights, Thomas Gilovich and Lee Ross
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-294) 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
Preface -- Part 1. Pillars of wisdom -- 1. The objectivity illusion -- 2. The push and pull of situations -- 3. The name of the game -- 4. The primacy of behavior -- 5. Keyholes, lenses, and filters -- Looking back and moving forward -- Part 2. Wisdom applied -- 6. The happiest one in the room -- 7. Why we don't "just get along" -- 8. A tough problem for America -- 9. An even tougher problem for the world -- Epilogue
Control code
909538142
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 307 pages
Isbn
9781451677546
Lccn
2015018053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)909538142
Label
The wisest one in the room : how you can benefit from social psychology's most powerful insights, Thomas Gilovich and Lee Ross
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-294) 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
Preface -- Part 1. Pillars of wisdom -- 1. The objectivity illusion -- 2. The push and pull of situations -- 3. The name of the game -- 4. The primacy of behavior -- 5. Keyholes, lenses, and filters -- Looking back and moving forward -- Part 2. Wisdom applied -- 6. The happiest one in the room -- 7. Why we don't "just get along" -- 8. A tough problem for America -- 9. An even tougher problem for the world -- Epilogue
Control code
909538142
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 307 pages
Isbn
9781451677546
Lccn
2015018053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)909538142

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