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The Resource Quirkology : how we discover the big truths in small things, Richard Wiseman

Quirkology : how we discover the big truths in small things, Richard Wiseman

Label
Quirkology : how we discover the big truths in small things
Title
Quirkology
Title remainder
how we discover the big truths in small things
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wiseman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiseman, Richard
Dewey number
150.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF145
LC item number
.W527 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychology
  • Psychology, Applied
Label
Quirkology : how we discover the big truths in small things, Richard Wiseman
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007015012.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : exploring the backwaters of the human brain -- What does your date of birth really say about you? : the new science of chronopsychology -- Trust everyone, but always cut the cards : the psychology of lying and deception -- Believing six impossible things before breakfast : psychology enters the Twilight Zone -- Making your mind up : the strange science of decision-making -- The scientific search for the world's funniest joke : explorations into the psychology of humor -- Sinner or saint? : the psychology of when we help and when we hinder -- The pace of life and other quirkological oddities : the future of quirkology Afterword : how to pep up the dullest of dinner parties
Control code
ocn123912473
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780465090792
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007015012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 914627
  • (Sirsi) o123912473
  • (OCoLC)123912473
Label
Quirkology : how we discover the big truths in small things, Richard Wiseman
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007015012.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : exploring the backwaters of the human brain -- What does your date of birth really say about you? : the new science of chronopsychology -- Trust everyone, but always cut the cards : the psychology of lying and deception -- Believing six impossible things before breakfast : psychology enters the Twilight Zone -- Making your mind up : the strange science of decision-making -- The scientific search for the world's funniest joke : explorations into the psychology of humor -- Sinner or saint? : the psychology of when we help and when we hinder -- The pace of life and other quirkological oddities : the future of quirkology Afterword : how to pep up the dullest of dinner parties
Control code
ocn123912473
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780465090792
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007015012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 914627
  • (Sirsi) o123912473
  • (OCoLC)123912473

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