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The Resource In defense of troublemakers : the power of dissent in life and business, Charlan Nemeth

In defense of troublemakers : the power of dissent in life and business, Charlan Nemeth

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In defense of troublemakers : the power of dissent in life and business
Title
In defense of troublemakers
Title remainder
the power of dissent in life and business
Statement of responsibility
Charlan Nemeth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Nemeth, Charlan
Dewey number
302
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Dissenters
  • Social psychology
  • Thought and thinking
  • Creative thinking
  • Social influence
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In defense of troublemakers : the power of dissent in life and business, Charlan Nemeth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Fear consensus, love dissent -- Part I. Majorities versus troublemakers: the art of persuasion -- Numbers rule -- Even one dissenter makes a difference -- Dissent as an art in changing hearts and minds -- Part II. Consensus versus dissent: closed minds versus open minds -- Consensus narrows thinking--and kills rationality -- Dissent diversifies--and strengthens thinking -- Part III. Groupthink versus groups of thinkers -- Group decisions: often in error, never in doubt -- Better decisions: dissent, diversity, and devil's advocates -- Conclusions
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 257 pages
Isbn
9780465096305
Lccn
2017041940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • on1027725738
  • 656761
  • (OCoLC)1027725738
Label
In defense of troublemakers : the power of dissent in life and business, Charlan Nemeth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Fear consensus, love dissent -- Part I. Majorities versus troublemakers: the art of persuasion -- Numbers rule -- Even one dissenter makes a difference -- Dissent as an art in changing hearts and minds -- Part II. Consensus versus dissent: closed minds versus open minds -- Consensus narrows thinking--and kills rationality -- Dissent diversifies--and strengthens thinking -- Part III. Groupthink versus groups of thinkers -- Group decisions: often in error, never in doubt -- Better decisions: dissent, diversity, and devil's advocates -- Conclusions
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 257 pages
Isbn
9780465096305
Lccn
2017041940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • on1027725738
  • 656761
  • (OCoLC)1027725738

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