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Decision Making Its Logic and Practice

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ISBN-10: 0742512746

ISBN-13: 9780742512740

Edition: N/A

Authors: Byron M. Roth, John D. Mullen

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Description:

This text, written by a philosopher and a social psychologist, emphasizes concrete applications of decision research to problems of everyday living, as well as to business, social, and political issues. The text contains scores of interesting examples and problems for analysis, ranging from personal decisions about medical treatment to Truman's decision to use the atomic bomb.
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Book details

List price: $68.00
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/6/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.298
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
Psychological Impediments to Sound Decision-Making
Evaluating Complex Outcomes
Reasoning About Probabilities
Reasoning About Causes
How to Think About Risk
Risky Decisions with Complex Outcomes
Decision-Making Among Rational Competitors
Bargaining and Negotiations
App. A: Measurement and Utility
App. B: Alternative Decision Rules
App. C: Mixed Strategies in 2 x 2 Games
App. D: Bargaining in Three-Person Games
Bibliography
Index