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Wrong : why experts* keep failing us--and how to know when not to trust them : *scientists, finance wizards, doctors, relationship gurus, celebrity CEOs, high-powered consultants, health officials and more / David H. Freedman.

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Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 001 FRE (Text) 78551000282541 Non-Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780316023788 :
  • ISBN: 0316023787 :
  • Physical Description: 295 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-284) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Some expert observations -- The trouble with scientists, Part 1 -- The certainty principle -- The idiocy of crowds -- The trouble with scientists, Part 2 -- Experts and organizations -- Experts and the media -- The Internet and the technology of expertise -- Eleven simple never-fail rules for not being misled by experts.
Citation/References Note: PW 04/05/2010
Subject: Expertise > Social aspects.
Trust > Social aspects.
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