The Resource TEDTalks : Dan Gilbert, How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of the Future, TED Conferences LLC, (evideo)

TEDTalks : Dan Gilbert, How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of the Future, TED Conferences LLC, (evideo)

Label
TEDTalks : Dan Gilbert, How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of the Future
Title
TEDTalks
Title remainder
Dan Gilbert, How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of the Future
Statement of responsibility
TED Conferences LLC
Title variation
  • Dan Gilbert
  • How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of Future
  • TED Talks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Harvard psychologist Dan Gilbert says our beliefs about what will make us happy are often wrong - a premise he supports with intriguing research as well as his accessible and unexpectedly funny book, Stumbling on Happiness. In this TEDTalk, Gilbert presents findings from his exploration of satisfaction and contentment, sharing simple experiments that viewers can apply to their own lives. Includes an engaging Q&A with some familiar TED faces
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • TED Conferences LLC
Runtime
34
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dennett, D. C.
  • Adulthood
  • Autonomy (Psychology)
  • Self
Technique
live action
Label
TEDTalks : Dan Gilbert, How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of the Future, TED Conferences LLC, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=48137
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 28, 2012
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Expected Value = Odds of Gain x Value of Gain (2:17) -- Calculating Odds of Gain (2:03) -- Other Errors in Odds (3:40) -- Errors in Value: Comparing with the Past (4:06) -- Errors in Value: Comparing with the Possible (1:51) -- How Much Will You Enjoy Eating Potato Chips One Minute from Now? (1:07) -- The Problem of Shifting Comparisons (2:08) -- Illusions of Temporal Perspective (4:04) -- Conclusion - Daniel Bernoulli's Gift (1:49) -- Q & A for Dan Gilbert - Terrorism (5:58) -- Q & A - Utility of Buying a Lottery Ticket (1:58) -- Q & A - Aubrey Grey on Planning for Old Age (1:35) -- Credits: TEDTalks: Dan Gilbert - How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of the Future (0:05)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (34 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
48137
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100048137
  • 100048137
  • (OCoLC)792926987
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
TEDTalks : Dan Gilbert, How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of the Future, TED Conferences LLC, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=48137
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 28, 2012
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Expected Value = Odds of Gain x Value of Gain (2:17) -- Calculating Odds of Gain (2:03) -- Other Errors in Odds (3:40) -- Errors in Value: Comparing with the Past (4:06) -- Errors in Value: Comparing with the Possible (1:51) -- How Much Will You Enjoy Eating Potato Chips One Minute from Now? (1:07) -- The Problem of Shifting Comparisons (2:08) -- Illusions of Temporal Perspective (4:04) -- Conclusion - Daniel Bernoulli's Gift (1:49) -- Q & A for Dan Gilbert - Terrorism (5:58) -- Q & A - Utility of Buying a Lottery Ticket (1:58) -- Q & A - Aubrey Grey on Planning for Old Age (1:35) -- Credits: TEDTalks: Dan Gilbert - How We Are Deceived by Our Own Miscalculations of the Future (0:05)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (34 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
48137
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100048137
  • 100048137
  • (OCoLC)792926987
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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