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The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain by Tali Sharot - First Edition - 2011 - from Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books (SKU: 29938)

The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain

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The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain

by Tali Sharot

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ISBN 13
9780307378484
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Pantheon, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). As New/As New. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 128 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Psychology & Psychiatry. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780307378484. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29938. . 9780307378484

Synopsis

Tali Sharot ’s research on optimism, memory, and emotion has been the subject of features in Newsweek, The Boston Globe, Time, The Wall Street Journal, New Scientist, and The Washington Post, as well as on the BBC. She has a Ph.D. in psychology and neuroscience from New York University and is currently a research fellow at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at University College London. She lives in London.

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Bookseller
Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
29938
Title
The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain
Author
Tali Sharot
Format/binding
Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
As New
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0307378489
ISBN 13
9780307378484
Publisher
Pantheon
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2011
Keywords
BZDB1 NOISBN Science & Technology; Psychology & Psychiatry. The Optimism Bias A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain Tali Sharot
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Psychology & Psychiatry;

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Mr Pickwick's occupies a large, 3-storey former Bank building in the heart of the Blue Mountains west of Sydney, Australia. We carry over 60,000 books in store, and cater to both the specialist collector trade as well as the general book trade in this region. Mr Pickwick's is one of the most comprehensive bookshops in Australia, and also operates an extensive Bookfinder service for its several thousand database clients.

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