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Drunk Tank Pink Epub ¼ and Behave Download ✓ [Read] ➼ Drunk Tank Pink: The Subconscious Forces that Shape How We Think, Feel, and Behave ➹ Adam Alter – Dcmdirect.co.uk 'Drunk Tank Pink' is a particular shade of pink In 1979 psychologists discovered that it has an extraordinary effect if you stare at it for two minu'Drunk Tank Pink' is a particular shade of pink In 1979 psychologists discovered that it has an extraordinary effect if you stare at it for two minutes you dramatically weaken in strength In this brilliant study of the strange recesses of our minds Adam Alter reveals the world is ful I read this expecting anecdotal writing as one reviewer put it but I did not find this to be nearly as unexamined as the reviewer said Conflicting reports were actually discussed many times however when there's a consensus and the conflicts have generally been resolved there's no point going over old ground Do we really need to listen to minority opinion researchers who say cigarette smoking won't kill you? Could the astrophysicist who claims it's 0 Kelvin at the center of stars be right? NoWhen you're writing for a non scientist audience you can bore them to tears with needless excessive analysis A formal survey of study results is generally meant for fellow scientists but if the reader is interested that's what the bibliography is for and that is why one is included It's not as comprehensive as some eg any one of Dan Ariely's books but it's thereAlter also discusses many times how certain influences were ruled out Sociology and psychology are hard subjects for setting up controlled experiments for both ethical and practical reasons although as Alter points out this has not stopped some people most notoriously the Nazis Cross cultural study is one way of distinguishing nature vs nurture effects as well as studies of children vs adults Both of these and other some and some less rigorous methods were used in the research that he covers I would say that instead of being unuestioning the author tends to stick to well established resultsI found the book hard to put down A lot of modern research is finding that we are far less rational self aware and in control than we think we are But the nice thing about that realization is as Alter suggests we can teach ourselves to recognize how and when we're being influenced and do something about that both personally and organizationally All in all I was very satisfied and I've been strongly recommending this book to coworkers and friends

Drunk Tank Pink The Subconscious Forces that Shape How We Think Feel and Behave'Drunk Tank Pink' is a particular shade of pink In 1979 psychologists discovered that it has an extraordinary effect if you stare at it for two minutes you dramatically weaken in strength In this brilliant study of the strange recesses of our minds Adam Alter reveals the world is ful I read this expecting anecdotal writing as one reviewer put it but I did not find this to be nearly as unexamined as the reviewer said Conflicting reports were actually discussed many times however when there's a consensus and the conflicts have generally been resolved there's no point going over old ground Do we really need to listen to minority opinion researchers who say cigarette smoking won't kill you? Could the astrophysicist who claims it's 0 Kelvin at the center of stars be right? NoWhen you're writing for a non scientist audience you can bore them to tears with needless excessive analysis A formal survey of study results is generally meant for fellow scientists but if the reader is interested that's what the bibliography is for and that is why one is included It's not as comprehensive as some eg any one of Dan Ariely's books but it's thereAlter also discusses many times how certain influences were ruled out Sociology and psychology are hard subjects for setting up controlled experiments for both ethical and practical reasons although as Alter points out this has not stopped some people most notoriously the Nazis Cross cultural study is one way of distinguishing nature vs nurture effects as well as studies of children vs adults Both of these and other some and some less rigorous methods were used in the research that he covers I would say that instead of being unuestioning the author tends to stick to well established resultsI found the book hard to put down A lot of modern research is finding that we are far less rational self aware and in control than we think we are But the nice thing about that realization is as Alter suggests we can teach ourselves to recognize how and when we're being influenced and do something about that both personally and organizationally All in all I was very satisfied and I've been strongly recommending this book to coworkers and friends

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