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The Resource Mistakes were made (but not by me) : why we justify foolish beliefs, bad decisions, and hurtful acts, Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson

Mistakes were made (but not by me) : why we justify foolish beliefs, bad decisions, and hurtful acts, Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson

Label
Mistakes were made (but not by me) : why we justify foolish beliefs, bad decisions, and hurtful acts
Title
Mistakes were made (but not by me)
Title remainder
why we justify foolish beliefs, bad decisions, and hurtful acts
Statement of responsibility
Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tavris, Carol
Dewey number
153
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BF337.C63
  • BF337.C63
LC item number
  • T38 2007
  • T38 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aronson, Elliot
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cognitive dissonance
  • Self-deception
Label
Mistakes were made (but not by me) : why we justify foolish beliefs, bad decisions, and hurtful acts, Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cognitive dissonance: the engine of self-justification -- Pride and prejudice-- and other blind spots -- Memory, the self-justifying historian -- Good intentions, bad science: the closed loop of clinical judgment -- Law and disorder -- Love's assassin: self-justification in marriage -- Wounds, rifts, and wars -- Letting go and owning up
Control code
ocm71005837
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 p.
Isbn
9780151010981
Lccn
2006026953
System control number
(OCoLC)71005837
Label
Mistakes were made (but not by me) : why we justify foolish beliefs, bad decisions, and hurtful acts, Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cognitive dissonance: the engine of self-justification -- Pride and prejudice-- and other blind spots -- Memory, the self-justifying historian -- Good intentions, bad science: the closed loop of clinical judgment -- Law and disorder -- Love's assassin: self-justification in marriage -- Wounds, rifts, and wars -- Letting go and owning up
Control code
ocm71005837
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 p.
Isbn
9780151010981
Lccn
2006026953
System control number
(OCoLC)71005837

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