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Author Tavris, Carol.

Title Mistakes were made (but not by me) : why we justify foolish beliefs, bad decisions, and hurtful acts / Carol Tavris & Elliot Aronson
Edition First edition
Published Orlando : Harcourt, 2007

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Description x, 292 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Cognitive dissonance: the engine of self-justification -- Pride and prejudice-- and other blind spots -- Memory, the self-justifying historian -- Good intentions, bad science: the closed loop of clinical judgment -- Law and disorder -- Love's assassin: self-justification in marriage -- Wounds, rifts, and wars -- Letting go and owning up
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Cognitive dissonance.
Self-deception.
Author Aronson, Elliot.
LC no. 2006026953
ISBN 9780151010981