Applications of Heuristics and Biases to Social Issues by Linda HeathApplications of Heuristics and Biases to Social Issues by Linda Heath

Applications of Heuristics and Biases to Social Issues

EditorLinda Heath, R. Scott Tindale, John Edwards

Hardcover | September 30, 1994

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This volume presents the latest research on applying heuristics and biases to the areas of health, law, education, and organizations. Authors adopt a cross-disciplinary approach to study various theories.
Title:Applications of Heuristics and Biases to Social IssuesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:362 pagesPublished:September 30, 1994Publisher:Springer US

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ISBN - 10:0306447509

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Table of Contents

Heuristics and Biases in Applied Settings: An Introduction; L. Heath, R.S. Tindale. Heuristics and Biases in Health Decision Making: Their Expression in Genetic Counseling; S. Shiloh. AIDS, Sterile Needles, and Ethnocentrism; R.M. Dawes. Heuristics and Biases in Medical Judgment and Decision Making; S. Schwartz. Cognitive Heuristics and Biases in Personality Assessment; H.N. Garb. Negligence Law and Mental Mutation: A Social Inference Model of Apportioning Fault; R.L. Wiener, C.C. Pritchard. Lay Evaluations of Encounters with Government Officials: Do Expectations Serve as Filters and Standards? L.J. Stalans. Biases and Rationality in the Mediation Process; K. Gibson, et al. Heuristic Processing in Organizational Judgments; C.T. Kulik. 7 additional articles. Index.