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

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  • ISBN: 1591024080
  • ISBN: 9781591024088
  • Physical Description: 286 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-278) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: Reveals six basic mistakes people make while thinking and explains how, by avoiding these mistakes, people can make better choices in all aspects of their life.
Subject: Thought and thinking.
Error.
Cognition.
Learning.
Thinking.

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