xxx, 665 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780195366327 paperback alkaline paper 0195366328 paperback alkaline paper
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Problem-solving and decision-making processes : deliberation, intuition, and expertise Framing problems and identifying objectives and identifying problem causes Generating alternatives : creativity in legal and policy problem solving Choosing among alternatives Introduction to statistics and probability Scores, dollars, and other quantitative variables Interpreting statistical results and evaluating policy interventions Explaining and predicting one-time events Biases in perception and memory Biases in processing and judging information The social perceiver : processes and problems in social cognition Choices, consequences, and trade-offs Complexities of decision making : relationships to our future selves Complexities of decision-making continued : the power of frames Decision making under risk The role of affect in risky decisions Social influence Influencing behavior through cognition Group decision making and the effects of accountability on decision quality Conclusion : Learning from experience.
K346 .B74 2010
Oxford ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press,