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The Resource Out of character : the surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner (and saint) lurking in all of us, David DeSteno & Piercarlo Valdesolo

Out of character : the surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner (and saint) lurking in all of us, David DeSteno & Piercarlo Valdesolo

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Out of character : the surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner (and saint) lurking in all of us
Title
Out of character
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the surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner (and saint) lurking in all of us
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David DeSteno & Piercarlo Valdesolo
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A discussion of the unconscious psychological forces that cause people to become susceptible to negative behaviors explains how undesirable character traits and a tendency toward unhealthy vices can be overcome
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394662
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DeSteno, David
Dewey number
155.2
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Valdesolo, Piercarlo
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True
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  • Character
  • Conduct of life
Target audience
adult
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the surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner (and saint) lurking in all of us
Label
Out of character : the surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner (and saint) lurking in all of us, David DeSteno & Piercarlo Valdesolo
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Saints and sinners: the mental battle that defines our character -- Hypocrisy vs. morality: why no one should throw stones -- Soul mate or playmate: what makes Mr. or Ms. Right go wrong -- From pride to hubris: the deadliest of the seven sins? -- Compassionate or cruel?: looking into the mirror of the human soul -- Fairness and trust: the surprising elasticity of the golden rule -- Playing it safe vs. taking a gamble: risk, reward, and ruin -- Tolerance vs. bigotry: why sometimes we just can't help hating "them" -- True colors: understanding and managing the spectrum of character
Control code
ocn671703680
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780307717757
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010050275
System control number
(OCoLC)671703680
Label
Out of character : the surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner (and saint) lurking in all of us, David DeSteno & Piercarlo Valdesolo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Saints and sinners: the mental battle that defines our character -- Hypocrisy vs. morality: why no one should throw stones -- Soul mate or playmate: what makes Mr. or Ms. Right go wrong -- From pride to hubris: the deadliest of the seven sins? -- Compassionate or cruel?: looking into the mirror of the human soul -- Fairness and trust: the surprising elasticity of the golden rule -- Playing it safe vs. taking a gamble: risk, reward, and ruin -- Tolerance vs. bigotry: why sometimes we just can't help hating "them" -- True colors: understanding and managing the spectrum of character
Control code
ocn671703680
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780307717757
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010050275
System control number
(OCoLC)671703680

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