Why we lie : the evolutionary roots of deception and the unconscious mind (Book, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Why we lie : the evolutionary roots of deception and the unconscious mind

Author: David Livingstone Smith
Publisher: New York : Griffin, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Readers of Richard Dawkins and Steven Pinker will find much to intrigue them in this fascinating book, which declares that our extraordinary ability to deceive others - and even our selves - 'lies' at the heart of our humanity.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Livingstone Smith
ISBN: 9780312310400 0312310404
OCLC Number: 1043101418
Description: 238 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: David Livingstone Smith.

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Deceit, lying, and falsehoods lie at the very heart of our cultural heritage. The ever-present possibility of deceit is a crucial dimension of all human relationships, even the most central: our  Read more...

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