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The Resource The hidden brain : how our unconscious minds elect presidents, control markets, wage wars, and save our lives, Shankar Vedantam

The hidden brain : how our unconscious minds elect presidents, control markets, wage wars, and save our lives, Shankar Vedantam

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The hidden brain : how our unconscious minds elect presidents, control markets, wage wars, and save our lives
Title
The hidden brain
Title remainder
how our unconscious minds elect presidents, control markets, wage wars, and save our lives
Statement of responsibility
Shankar Vedantam
Title variation
How our unconscious minds elect presidents, control markets, wage wars, and save our lives
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From a "Washington Post" columnist comes an original and deeply engaging investigation into the role of the hidden brain--the parts of the mind concealed from conscious awareness but responsible for controlling decision making
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vedantam, Shankar
Dewey number
154.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF315
LC item number
.V399 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Subconsciousness
  • Perception
  • Motivation (Psychology)
  • Selectivity (Psychology)
  • Discrimination
Label
The hidden brain : how our unconscious minds elect presidents, control markets, wage wars, and save our lives, Shankar Vedantam
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The myth of intention -- The ubiquitous shadow : the hidden brain at work and play -- Tracking the hidden brain : how mental disorders reveal our unconscious lives -- The infant's stare, macaca, and racist seniors : the life cycle of bias -- The invisible current : gender, privilege, and the hidden brain -- The siren's call : disasters and the lure of conformity -- The tunnel : terrorism, extremism, and the hidden brain -- Shades of justice : unconscious bias and the death penalty -- Disarming the bomb : politics, race, and the hidden brain -- The telescope effect : lost dogs and genocide
Control code
ocn290472076
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 270 p.
Isbn
9780385525213
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009019717
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1186626
  • (OCoLC)290472076
Label
The hidden brain : how our unconscious minds elect presidents, control markets, wage wars, and save our lives, Shankar Vedantam
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The myth of intention -- The ubiquitous shadow : the hidden brain at work and play -- Tracking the hidden brain : how mental disorders reveal our unconscious lives -- The infant's stare, macaca, and racist seniors : the life cycle of bias -- The invisible current : gender, privilege, and the hidden brain -- The siren's call : disasters and the lure of conformity -- The tunnel : terrorism, extremism, and the hidden brain -- Shades of justice : unconscious bias and the death penalty -- Disarming the bomb : politics, race, and the hidden brain -- The telescope effect : lost dogs and genocide
Control code
ocn290472076
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 270 p.
Isbn
9780385525213
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009019717
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1186626
  • (OCoLC)290472076

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