University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

The Knowledge Illusion & Face Value

Authors Steven Sloman and Alexander Todorov discuss the science behind illusion: why do we think we know more than what we do and why do we form first impressions that are usually wrong? Assistive listening devices available.

Steven Sloman

Steven Sloman is a Professor of Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences at Brown University where he has worked since 1992. He did his Ph.D. in Psychology at Stanford University from 1986-1990 and then did post-doctoral research for two years at the University of Michigan....

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Alexander Todorov

Alexander Todorov is a professor and associate chair of the department of psychology at Princeton University, where he is also affiliated with the Princeton Neuroscience Institute and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs....

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The Knowledge Illusion
Steven Sloman, Philip Fernbach
Business & Economics
March 2017
ISBN 9780399184352
Hardcover, 304 pages
$28.00, INSTOCK
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"The Knowledge Illusion is filled with insights on how we should deal with our individual ignorance and collective wisdom. More/less

Face Value
Alexander Todorov

May 2017
ISBN 9780691167497
336 pages
$32.95, INSTOCK
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We make up our minds about others after seeing their faces for a fraction of a second--and these snap judgments predict all kinds of important decisions. More/less

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