Mindwise : how we understand what others think, believe, feel, and want
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Kirtland Community College Library||BF 575 .E55 E65 2014||30775305478621||General Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780307595911 :
- ISBN: 0307595919
xviii, 242 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages -228) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Your real sixth sense -- (Mis)reading minds. An overconfident sense ; What you can and cannot know about your own mind -- Does it have a mind? How we dehumanize ; How we anthropomorphize -- What state is another mind in? The trouble of getting over yourself ; The uses and abuses of stereotypes ; How actions can mislead -- Through the eyes of others. How, and how not, to be a better mind reader -- Being mindwise.|
|Summary, etc.:||An exploration of the human mind's capacity for instinctive understanding about the feelings and desires of others explains how the ability or inability to understand the minds of those around us leads to connection or conflict.|
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