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The optimism bias : a tour of the irrationally positive brain, Tali Sharot, (electronic resource)

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The optimism bias : a tour of the irrationally positive brain
Title
The optimism bias
Title remainder
a tour of the irrationally positive brain
Statement of responsibility
Tali Sharot
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
DMM
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Sharot, Tali
Dewey number
612.8
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not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
QP360
Literary text for sound recordings
other
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Neuropsychology
  • Optimism
Target audience
adult
Label
The optimism bias : a tour of the irrationally positive brain, Tali Sharot, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Duration: 08:13:41
  • Unabridged
  • Enhanced: Includes Adobe PDF eBook of The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Prologue: a glass forever half full? -- Which way is up?: illusions of the human brain -- Are animals stuck in time?: the evolution of prospection -- Is optimism a self-fulfilling prophecy?: how the mind transforms predictions into reality -- What do Barack Obama and Shirley Temple have in common?: when private optimism meets public despair -- Can you predict what will make you happy?: The unexpected ingredient for well-being -- Crocuses popping up through the snow?: when things go wrong: depression, interpretation, and genes -- Why is Friday better than Sunday?: the value of anticipation and the cost of dread -- Why do things seem better after we choose them?: the mind's journey from expectation to choice and back -- Are memories of 9/11 as accurate as they seem?: how emotion changes our past -- Why is being a cancer survivor better than winning the tour de France?: how the brain turns lead into gold -- A dark side to optimism?: from World War II to the credit crunch, underestimating risk is like drinking red wine -- Epilogue: a beautiful mademoiselle or a sad old lady?: from prediction to perception to action
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  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged ed.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (8 hr., 13 min., 41 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307917782
Isbn Type
(electronic audiobook)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
  • Duration: 08:13:41.
  • Unabridged.
  • Enhanced: Includes Adobe PDF eBook of The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain.
  • EAUDIOBOOK
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
8A726C54-31CF-4DD1-8C63-A5B5C05C90F5
System control number
  • 1177534
  • (OCoLC)ocm775667849
  • 1177534
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The optimism bias : a tour of the irrationally positive brain, Tali Sharot, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 08:13:41
  • Unabridged
  • Enhanced: Includes Adobe PDF eBook of The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Prologue: a glass forever half full? -- Which way is up?: illusions of the human brain -- Are animals stuck in time?: the evolution of prospection -- Is optimism a self-fulfilling prophecy?: how the mind transforms predictions into reality -- What do Barack Obama and Shirley Temple have in common?: when private optimism meets public despair -- Can you predict what will make you happy?: The unexpected ingredient for well-being -- Crocuses popping up through the snow?: when things go wrong: depression, interpretation, and genes -- Why is Friday better than Sunday?: the value of anticipation and the cost of dread -- Why do things seem better after we choose them?: the mind's journey from expectation to choice and back -- Are memories of 9/11 as accurate as they seem?: how emotion changes our past -- Why is being a cancer survivor better than winning the tour de France?: how the brain turns lead into gold -- A dark side to optimism?: from World War II to the credit crunch, underestimating risk is like drinking red wine -- Epilogue: a beautiful mademoiselle or a sad old lady?: from prediction to perception to action
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged ed.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (8 hr., 13 min., 41 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307917782
Isbn Type
(electronic audiobook)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
  • Duration: 08:13:41.
  • Unabridged.
  • Enhanced: Includes Adobe PDF eBook of The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain.
  • EAUDIOBOOK
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
8A726C54-31CF-4DD1-8C63-A5B5C05C90F5
System control number
  • 1177534
  • (OCoLC)ocm775667849
  • 1177534
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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