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The Resource Don't believe everything you think : the 6 basic mistakes we make in thinking, Thomas Kida

Don't believe everything you think : the 6 basic mistakes we make in thinking, Thomas Kida

Label
Don't believe everything you think : the 6 basic mistakes we make in thinking
Title
Don't believe everything you think
Title remainder
the 6 basic mistakes we make in thinking
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Kida
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
153.4/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF441
LC item number
.K45 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Don't believe everything you think : the 6 basic mistakes we make in thinking, Thomas Kida
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-278) and index
Contents
Introduction: a six pack of problems -- Weird beliefs and pseudoscientific thinking -- A gremlin on my shoulder -- Thinking like a scientist -- The role of chance and coincidence -- Seeing things that aren't there -- Seeing associations that aren't there -- Predicting the unpredictable -- Seeking to confirm -- How we simplify -- Framing and other decision snags -- Faulty memories -- The influence of others -- Epilogue: some final thoughts
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9781591024088
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006003366
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm63297791
Label
Don't believe everything you think : the 6 basic mistakes we make in thinking, Thomas Kida
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-278) and index
Contents
Introduction: a six pack of problems -- Weird beliefs and pseudoscientific thinking -- A gremlin on my shoulder -- Thinking like a scientist -- The role of chance and coincidence -- Seeing things that aren't there -- Seeing associations that aren't there -- Predicting the unpredictable -- Seeking to confirm -- How we simplify -- Framing and other decision snags -- Faulty memories -- The influence of others -- Epilogue: some final thoughts
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9781591024088
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006003366
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm63297791

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