The Resource The secret life of decisions : how unconscious bias subverts your judgement, by Meena Thuraisingham, (electronic resource)

The secret life of decisions : how unconscious bias subverts your judgement, by Meena Thuraisingham, (electronic resource)

Label
The secret life of decisions : how unconscious bias subverts your judgement
Title
The secret life of decisions
Title remainder
how unconscious bias subverts your judgement
Statement of responsibility
by Meena Thuraisingham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Secret Life of Decisions exposes the unchallenged myths and distortions that impact our reasoning ability, raising our awareness of the many traps we can fall into. The authors have drawn from decades of work with leaders showing that even the most talented leaders and teams can end up making sub-optimal decisions. This is rarely because they had poor critical thinking faculties but rather because they did not pay enough attention to the often invisible traps hardwired into our thinking processes, letting through only information that conforms with our current beliefs, mental models and ex
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thuraisingham, Meena
Dewey number
  • 153.83
  • 658.403
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD30.23
LC item number
.T48 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Decision making
  • Discrimination
  • Judgment
  • Leadership
Label
The secret life of decisions : how unconscious bias subverts your judgement, by Meena Thuraisingham, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Introduction; Part I: The Costs of Biased Judgements and Bad Decisions; 1 Thinking About Our Thinking; 2 The Costs of Biased Thinking; Part II: Defying the Myths, Revealing the 'Secrets' and Choosing Wisely; 3 Memories Can Deceive; 4 Experience Can Trap; 5 Optimism Can Cloud; 6 Fear Can Do More Harm; 7 Ambition Can Blind; 8 Attachment Can Lead Astray; 9 Values Can Mislead; 10 Power Can Corrupt; Part III: Developing Best Practice Decision Behaviour; 11 Best Practice Decision Behaviour; 12 The Future of Decision Making; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (214 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315237138
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000000709302
  • (EBL)1094130
  • (OCoLC)823726180
  • (SSID)ssj0000787210
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12296576
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000787210
  • (PQKBWorkID)10814696
  • (PQKB)11546009
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1094130
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000709302
Label
The secret life of decisions : how unconscious bias subverts your judgement, by Meena Thuraisingham, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Introduction; Part I: The Costs of Biased Judgements and Bad Decisions; 1 Thinking About Our Thinking; 2 The Costs of Biased Thinking; Part II: Defying the Myths, Revealing the 'Secrets' and Choosing Wisely; 3 Memories Can Deceive; 4 Experience Can Trap; 5 Optimism Can Cloud; 6 Fear Can Do More Harm; 7 Ambition Can Blind; 8 Attachment Can Lead Astray; 9 Values Can Mislead; 10 Power Can Corrupt; Part III: Developing Best Practice Decision Behaviour; 11 Best Practice Decision Behaviour; 12 The Future of Decision Making; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (214 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315237138
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000000709302
  • (EBL)1094130
  • (OCoLC)823726180
  • (SSID)ssj0000787210
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12296576
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000787210
  • (PQKBWorkID)10814696
  • (PQKB)11546009
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1094130
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000709302

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