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The Resource How to think straight about psychology, Keith E. Stanovich

How to think straight about psychology, Keith E. Stanovich

Label
How to think straight about psychology
Title
How to think straight about psychology
Statement of responsibility
Keith E. Stanovich
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stanovich, Keith E.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychology
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
Label
How to think straight about psychology, Keith E. Stanovich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Pearson internatioanl edition"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-229) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Psychology is alive and well (and doing fine among the sciences) -- Falsifiability: how to foil little green men in the head -- Operationism and essentialism: "But, doctor, what does it really mean?" -- Testimonials and case study evidence: placebo effects and the amazing Randi -- Correlation and causation: birth control by the toaster method -- Getting things under control: the case of Clever Hans -- "But it's not real life!": the "artificiality" criticism and psychology -- Avoiding the Einstein syndrome: the importance of converging evidence -- The misguided search for the "magic bullet": the issue of multiple causation -- The Achilles' heel of human cognition: probabilistic reasoning -- The role of chance in psychology -- The Rodney Dangerfield of the sciences
Control code
ocm69645791
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
xvi, 240 p.
Isbn
9780205512652
Lccn
2006017169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
How to think straight about psychology, Keith E. Stanovich
Publication
Note
"Pearson internatioanl edition"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-229) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Psychology is alive and well (and doing fine among the sciences) -- Falsifiability: how to foil little green men in the head -- Operationism and essentialism: "But, doctor, what does it really mean?" -- Testimonials and case study evidence: placebo effects and the amazing Randi -- Correlation and causation: birth control by the toaster method -- Getting things under control: the case of Clever Hans -- "But it's not real life!": the "artificiality" criticism and psychology -- Avoiding the Einstein syndrome: the importance of converging evidence -- The misguided search for the "magic bullet": the issue of multiple causation -- The Achilles' heel of human cognition: probabilistic reasoning -- The role of chance in psychology -- The Rodney Dangerfield of the sciences
Control code
ocm69645791
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
xvi, 240 p.
Isbn
9780205512652
Lccn
2006017169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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