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Risk: Why We Fear the Things We Shouldn't - And Put Ourselves in Greater Danger

Dan Gardner - Social Science - 2009 - 416 pages
In the tradition of Malcolm Gladwell, Gardner explores a new way of thinking about the decisions we make. We are the safest and healthiest human beings who ever lived, and yet ...
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How Risky Is It, Really?: Why Our Fears Don't Always Match the Facts

David Ropeik - Psychology - 2010 - 288 pages
"Clear, balanced, and lively." -- Steven Pinker, bestselling author of How the Mind Works ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE "RIGHT" RISKS? Do you worry more about radiation from nuclear ...
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Politics of Fear

Frank Furedi - Political Science - 2007 - 197 pages
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The science and politics of ethnic enumeration

Ira S. Lowry - Ethnic groups - 1980 - 25 pages
In April 1980, the Bureau of the Census will begin its decennial effort to detail the ethnic composition of the American population. Its conclusions will be of much more than ...
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