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A mind of its own : how your brain distorts and deceives, Cordelia Fine

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A mind of its own : how your brain distorts and deceives
Title
A mind of its own
Title remainder
how your brain distorts and deceives
Statement of responsibility
Cordelia Fine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An accessible evaluation of the unconscious mind offers insight into the brain's capacity for self-delusion, revealing inborn tendencies that shape sensations, perceptions, and other thought processes as part of the mind's role in defending and glorifying the ego
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211896
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DLC
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Fine, Cordelia
Dewey number
150
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF697.5.S426
LC item number
F56 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Self-deception
Target audience
adult
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how your brain distorts and deceives
Label
A mind of its own : how your brain distorts and deceives, Cordelia Fine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-231) and index
Contents
  • Epilogue: the vulnerable brain
  • The vain brain : for a softer, kinder reality
  • The emotional brain : sweaty fingers in all the pies
  • The immoral brain : the terrible toddler within
  • The deluded brain : a slapdash approach to the truth
  • The pigheaded brain : loyalty a step too far
  • The secretive brain : exposing the guile of the mental butler
  • The weak-willed brain : the prima donna within
  • The bigoted brain : "Thug-- tart-- slob-- nerd-- airhead"
Control code
ocm64510418
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 243 p.
Isbn
9780393062137
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006006729
Other control number
9780393062137
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A mind of its own : how your brain distorts and deceives, Cordelia Fine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-231) and index
Contents
  • Epilogue: the vulnerable brain
  • The vain brain : for a softer, kinder reality
  • The emotional brain : sweaty fingers in all the pies
  • The immoral brain : the terrible toddler within
  • The deluded brain : a slapdash approach to the truth
  • The pigheaded brain : loyalty a step too far
  • The secretive brain : exposing the guile of the mental butler
  • The weak-willed brain : the prima donna within
  • The bigoted brain : "Thug-- tart-- slob-- nerd-- airhead"
Control code
ocm64510418
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 243 p.
Isbn
9780393062137
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006006729
Other control number
9780393062137
Other physical details
ill.

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