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TEDTalks : Barry Schwartz—Our loss of wisdom

Author: Infobase,; TED (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : TED, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2009] 2018. ©2009
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Barry Schwartz makes a passionate call for "practical wisdom" as an antidote to a society gone mad with bureaucracy. He argues powerfully that rules often fail us, incentives often backfire, and practical, everyday wisdom will help rebuild our world.
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; TED (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1098175795
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by TED, 2009.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on December 05, 2018.
Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (20 min., 42 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: TEDTalks: Barry Schwartz—Our loss of wisdom (20:42);
Responsibility: TED.

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Barry Schwartz makes a passionate call for "practical wisdom" as an antidote to a society gone mad with bureaucracy. He argues powerfully that rules often fail us, incentives often backfire, and practical, everyday wisdom will help rebuild our world.

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