The Resource Give $mart : philanthropy that gets results, Thomas J. Tierney and Joel L. Fleishman, (eaudio)

Give $mart : philanthropy that gets results, Thomas J. Tierney and Joel L. Fleishman, (eaudio)

Label
Give $mart : philanthropy that gets results
Title
Give $mart
Title remainder
philanthropy that gets results
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Tierney and Joel L. Fleishman
Title variation
Give smart
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Language
eng
Summary
An entertaining illumination of the stupid beliefs that make us feel wise. You believe you are a rational, logical being who sees the world as it really is, but journalist David McRaney is here to tell you that you're as deluded as the rest of us. But that's OK- delusions keep us sane. You Are Not So Smart is a celebration of self-delusion. It's like a psychology class, with all the boring parts taken out, and with no homework. Based on the popular blog of the same name, You Are Not So Smart collects more than 46 of the lies we tell ourselves everyday, including: Dunbar's Number - Humans evolved to live in bands of roughly 150 individuals, the brain cannot handle more than that number. If you have more than 150 Facebook friends, they are surely not all real friends. Hindsight bias - When we learn something new, we reassure ourselves that we knew it all along. Confirmation bias - Our brains resist new ideas, instead paying attention only to findings that reinforce our preconceived notions. Brand loyalty - We reach for the same brand not because we trust its quality but because we want to reassure ourselves that we made a smart choice the last time we bought it
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1954-
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Tierney, Thomas J.
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not applicable
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Don Hagen
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  • Fleishman, Joel L
  • Hagen, Don
  • hoopla digital
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  • Charities
  • Nonprofit organizations
Target audience
adult
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Label
Give $mart : philanthropy that gets results, Thomas J. Tierney and Joel L. Fleishman, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781596593121
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11208583
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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11208583
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MWT11208583
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Label
Give $mart : philanthropy that gets results, Thomas J. Tierney and Joel L. Fleishman, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Color
not applicable
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unknown
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781596593121
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11208583
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unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11208583
System control number
MWT11208583
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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