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Believing Bullshit

Pub Date : 2011-04-01 | Author : Stephen Law | Publisher : Prometheus Books

ISBN 10 : 9781616144128
ISBN 13 : 1616144122

This book identifies eight key mechanisms that can transform a set of ideas into a psychological flytrap. The author suggests that, like the black holes of outer space, from which ..


Believing Bullshit

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Stephen Law | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1616144114
ISBN 13 : 9781616144111

Wacky and ridiculous belief systems abound--constructed in such a way that unwary passers-by can similarly find themselves drawn in. . Believing Bullshit identifies eight key mecha..


On Bullshit

Pub Date : 2009-01-10 | Author : Harry G. Frankfurt | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 1400826535
ISBN 13 : 9781400826537

A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER One of the most salient features of our culture is that there is so much bullshit. Everyone knows this. Each of us contributes his share. But we tend..


Bullspotting

Pub Date : 2012-10-30 | Author : Loren Collins | Publisher : Prometheus Books

ISBN 10 : 9781616146351
ISBN 13 : 1616146354

This entertaining and educational book applies the tools of critical thinking to identify the common features and trends among misinformation campaigns. With illustrations drawn fr..


The Secret

Pub Date : 2011-07-07 | Author : Rhonda Byrne | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9780731815296
ISBN 13 : 0731815297

The tenth-anniversary edition of the book that changed lives in profound ways, now with a new foreword and afterword. In 2006, a groundbreaking feature-length film revealed the gre..


On Writing

Pub Date : 2002-06-25 | Author : Stephen King | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9780743455961
ISBN 13 : 0743455967

The author shares his insights into the craft of writing and offers a humorous perspective on his own experience as a writer...


Post Truth

Pub Date : 2017-05-11 | Author : Evan Davis | Publisher : Little, Brown Book Group

ISBN 10 : 9780748127184
ISBN 13 : 0748127186

'A Malcolm Gladwell-style social psychology/behavioural economics primer' Evening Standard Low-level dishonesty is rife everywhere, in the form of exaggeration, selective use of fa..