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The political mind : a cognitive scientist's guide to your brain and its politics, George Lakoff

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The political mind : a cognitive scientist's guide to your brain and its politics
Title
The political mind
Title remainder
a cognitive scientist's guide to your brain and its politics
Statement of responsibility
George Lakoff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Lakoff, George
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Liberalism
  • Progressivism (United States politics)
  • Political culture
  • Conservatism
  • Communication in politics
  • Thought and thinking
Label
The political mind : a cognitive scientist's guide to your brain and its politics, George Lakoff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in hardcover under title: Political mind : why you can't understand 21st-century politics with an 18th-century brain, by Viking in 2008
  • "With a new preface"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : brain change and social change -- How the brain shapes the political mind -- Anna Nicole on the brain -- The political unconscious -- The brain's role in family values -- The brain's role in political ideologies -- Political challenges for the twenty-first-century mind -- A new consciousness -- Traumatic ideas : the War on Terror -- Framing reality : privateering -- Fear of framing -- Confronting stereotypes : sons of the welfare queen -- Aim above the bad apples -- Cognitive policy -- Contested concepts everywhere -- The technical is the political -- Exploring the political brain -- The problem of self-interest -- The metaphors defining rational action -- Why hawks win -- The brain's language -- Language in the new enlightenment -- Afterword : what if it works? -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
FIEB16685404
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780143115687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)276819852
Label
The political mind : a cognitive scientist's guide to your brain and its politics, George Lakoff
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in hardcover under title: Political mind : why you can't understand 21st-century politics with an 18th-century brain, by Viking in 2008
  • "With a new preface"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : brain change and social change -- How the brain shapes the political mind -- Anna Nicole on the brain -- The political unconscious -- The brain's role in family values -- The brain's role in political ideologies -- Political challenges for the twenty-first-century mind -- A new consciousness -- Traumatic ideas : the War on Terror -- Framing reality : privateering -- Fear of framing -- Confronting stereotypes : sons of the welfare queen -- Aim above the bad apples -- Cognitive policy -- Contested concepts everywhere -- The technical is the political -- Exploring the political brain -- The problem of self-interest -- The metaphors defining rational action -- Why hawks win -- The brain's language -- Language in the new enlightenment -- Afterword : what if it works? -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
FIEB16685404
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780143115687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)276819852

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