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The confidence game : why we fall for it ... every time / Maria Konnikova.

Konnikova, Maria, author. (Author).
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  • 12 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola 364.163 KON (Text) 33118000173267 Adult: New Book Available -
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood 364.163 KON (Text) 36626103719340 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown 364.163 KONN (Text) 39213000757843 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 364.163 KONNIKOVA (Text) 33946003073140 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 364.163 KON (Text) 34330513010901 Adult - New Books Checked out 12/12/2016
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 364.163 KON (Text) 37323005241735 NONFIC Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Monrovia 364.163 KON (Text) 78551000524629 Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 364.163 Konnikov (Text) 31208912440056 non-fiction Available -
Princeton Public Library - Princeton 364.163 Kon (Text) 30890000590149 Adult Books Upper level Available -
Schricker Main Library 364.163 KON (Text) 30032010672027 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525427414
  • ISBN: 0525427414
  • Physical Description: x, 340 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-330) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The grifter and the mark -- The put-up -- The play -- The rope -- The tale -- The convincer -- The breakdown -- The send and the touch -- The blow-off and the fix -- The (real) oldest profession.
Summary, etc.: Explores the psyches, motives, and methods of con artists to reveal why they are consistently successful, identifying common hallmarks of cons to share additional insights into the relationship between artists and victims.
Subject: Swindlers and swindling.
Fraud.
Criminal psychology.

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