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Language: un
Pages: 139
Authors: George Lakoff, Elisabeth Wehling
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-01 - Publisher: Societas

At first glance, issues like economic inequality, healthcare, climate change, and abortion seem unrelated. However, when thinking and talking about them, people reliably fall into two camps: conservative and liberal. What explains this divide? Why do conservatives and liberals hold the positions they do? And what is the conceptual nature
The Political Mind
Language: un
Pages: 320
Authors: George Lakoff
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-29 - Publisher: Penguin

A groundbreaking scientific examination of the way our brains understand politics from a New York Times bestselling author One of the world 's best-known linguists and cognitive scientists, George Lakoff has a knack for making science make sense for general readers. In his new book, Lakoff spells out what cognitive
Your Brain's Politics
Language: en
Pages: 141
Authors: George Lakoff, Elisabeth Wehling
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-08 - Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

At first glance, issues like economic inequality, healthcare, climate change, and abortion seem unrelated. However, when thinking and talking about them, people reliably fall into two camps: conservative and liberal. What explains this divide? Why do conservatives and liberals hold the positions they do? And what is the conceptual nature
The Political Brain
Language: un
Pages: 496
Authors: Drew Westen
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-01 - Publisher: Public Affairs

A clinical psychologist and political strategist looks at how voters respond emotionally, not rationally, to presidential candidates and offers examples of politicians who create an emotional bond with voters that helps them ignore facts that contradict their preference.
Your Brain: The Missing Manual
Language: un
Pages: 276
Authors: Matthew MacDonald
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-29 - Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

Puzzles and brain twisters to keep your mind sharp and your memory intact are all the rage today. More and more people -- Baby Boomers and information workers in particular -- are becoming concerned about their gray matter's ability to function, and with good reason. As this sensible and entertaining