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The Resource The believing brain : from spiritual faiths to political convictions - how we construct beliefs and reinforce them as truths, Michael Shermer

The believing brain : from spiritual faiths to political convictions - how we construct beliefs and reinforce them as truths, Michael Shermer

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The believing brain : from spiritual faiths to political convictions - how we construct beliefs and reinforce them as truths
Title
The believing brain
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from spiritual faiths to political convictions - how we construct beliefs and reinforce them as truths
Statement of responsibility
Michael Shermer
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Michael Shermer upends the traditional thinking about how humans form beliefs about the world. He suggests that beliefs come first, and then we come up with explanations for why and how those beliefs came about
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StDuBDS
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Shermer, Michael
Dewey number
  • 153.4
  • 153.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Belief and doubt
  • Knowledge, Theory of
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Psychology
Label
The believing brain : from spiritual faiths to political convictions - how we construct beliefs and reinforce them as truths, Michael Shermer
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Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Dutton, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781780335292
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
455 p.
Isbn
9781780335292
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The believing brain : from spiritual faiths to political convictions - how we construct beliefs and reinforce them as truths, Michael Shermer
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Dutton, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781780335292
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
455 p.
Isbn
9781780335292
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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