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The Resource Risk : the science and politics of fear, Dan Gardner

Risk : the science and politics of fear, Dan Gardner

Label
Risk : the science and politics of fear
Title
Risk
Title remainder
the science and politics of fear
Statement of responsibility
Dan Gardner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the tradition of Malcolm Gladwell, Gardner explores a new way of thinking about the decisions we make We are the safest and healthiest human beings who ever lived, and yet irrational fear is growing, with deadly consequences - such as the 1,595 Americans killed when they made the mistake of switching from planes to cars after September 11
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Gardner, Dan
Dewey number
152.46
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Information behavior
  • Decision-making
  • Fear
  • Risk-taking(Psychology)
  • Causation
Target audience
general
Label
Risk : the science and politics of fear, Dan Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: 372-375
Control code
000042477386
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
395 p.
Isbn
9781921215674
Label
Risk : the science and politics of fear, Dan Gardner
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: 372-375
Control code
000042477386
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
395 p.
Isbn
9781921215674

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