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The you you don't know : covert influences on your behavior

Author: Webster Riggs
Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work synthesizes current thought from a broad array of scientific disciplines and distills it to the most fascinating content relevant to causes of human behavior. It is unique in presenting the relationship between our conduct and the chaos-complexity theory. The You You Don't Know remains scientific, humanistic, and forthright and will appeal to a large audience of rational, independent thinkers.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Riggs, Webster.
You you don't know.
Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1997
(OCoLC)605546382
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Webster Riggs
ISBN: 1573921165 9781573921169
OCLC Number: 36008517
Description: 349 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: As a radiologist --
Ignorance, half-trughs, buncombe, and fibs --
Media distortions and hype --
Negotiation, selling, and advertising --
Laws, ethics, and religion --
Language effects --
Psychosocial illogic --
Compulsions and psychological defense mechanisms --
Handling time --
Bindings of culture --
What is a self? --
Unconscious mandates --
Genetics and sociobiology --
Physiological and medical determinants of behavior --
Mathematics, probabilities, and choices --
Philosophy --
Conclusions.
Other Titles: You you do not know
Responsibility: Webster Riggs, Jr.

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This work synthesizes current thought from a broad array of scientific disciplines and distills it to the most fascinating content relevant to causes of human behavior. It is unique in presenting the relationship between our conduct and the chaos-complexity theory. The You You Don't Know remains scientific, humanistic, and forthright and will appeal to a large audience of rational, independent thinkers.

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