skip to content
Cognitive illusions : a handbook on fallacies and biases in thinking, judgement and memory Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Cognitive illusions : a handbook on fallacies and biases in thinking, judgement and memory

Author: Rüdiger Pohl
Publisher: Hove ; New York : Psychology Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Investigates a range of psychological effects in the way we think, judge and remember in our everyday lives. This text provides both an overview of research in the area and many pedagogic features  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rüdiger Pohl
ISBN: 1841693510 9781841693514 9780415646758 0415646758
OCLC Number: 55124398
Description: xii, 438 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Cognitive illusions / Rüdiger F. Pohl. --
pt. I. Illusions of thinking. Conjunction fallacy / John E. Fisk ; Base rates in Bayesian inference / Michael H. Birnbaum ; Statistical formats in Bayesian inference / Stephanie Kurzenhäuser and Andrea Lücking ; Confirmation bias / Margit E. Oswald and Stefan Grosjean ; Illusory correlation / Klaus Fiedler ; Biases in deductive reasoning / Jonathan St. B.T. Evans. --
pt. II. Illusions of judgement. Availability / Rolf Reber ; Judgements by representativeness / Karl H. Teigen ; Anchoring effect / Thomas Mussweiler, Birte Englich, and Fritz Strack ; Validity effect / Catherine Hackett Renner ; Mere exposure effect / Robert F. Bornstein and Catherine Craver-Lemley ; Overconfidence / Ulrich Hoffrage ; Pollyanna principle / Margaret W. Matlin. --
pt. III. Illusion of memory. Moses illusion / Heekyeong Park and Lynne M. Reder ; Orientation illusions in memory / Gregory V. Jones and Maryanne Martin ; Associative memory illusions / Henry L. Roediger III and David A. Gallo ; Effects of labelling / Rüdiger F. Pohl ; Misinformation effect / Jacqueline E. Pickrell, Daniel M. Bernstein, and Elizabeth F. Loftus ; Hindsight bias / Rüdiger F. Pohl ; Illusions of change or stability / Anne Wilson and Michael Ross. --
Perspectives. Suggestion and illusion / Vladimir A. Gheorghiu, Günter Molz, and Rüdiger F. Pohl.
Responsibility: edited by Rüdiger F. Pohl.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'This book is a marvellous achievement. Whereas many edited collections are best dipped into, I recommend reading this one from beginning to end. In doing so one becomes aware of the tantalising Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(13)

User lists with this item (3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55124398>
library:oclcnum"55124398"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/55124398>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"2004"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/57047763>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Cognitive illusions : a handbook on fallacies and biases in thinking, judgement and memory"@en
schema:numberOfPages"438"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA459912>

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.