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Author Fischhoff, Baruch, 1946-
Title Risk : a very short introduction / Baruch Fischhoff and John Kadvany.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.

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Author Fischhoff, Baruch, 1946-
Series Very short introductions ; 270
Very short introductions ; 270.
Subject Risk.
Alt Name Kadvany, John David.
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Author Fischhoff, Baruch, 1946-
Series Very short introductions ; 270
Very short introductions ; 270.
Subject Risk.
Alt Name Kadvany, John David.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 162 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Summary Risk is everywhere - from genetically modified crops, dams, and stem-cell therapy to heartbreak, online predators, inflation and robbery. This introduction examines what science has learned about how people deal with risks, what we can learn through decision theory, and how we can evaluate risk in our own lives.
Contents Risk decisions -- Defining risk -- Analysing risk -- Making risk decisions -- Risk perception -- Risk communication -- Risk, culture, and society.
ISBN 9780191777714 (ebook)
0191777714 (ebook)
OCLC # 889970915
Additional Format Print version 9780199576203


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