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Review: When Prophecy Fails: A Social and Psychological Study of a Modern Group that Predicted the Destruction of the World

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I read this book only because my daughter was required to do so for college. It was a tough read for me and a very difficult beginning. In my opinion, it did get better middle to end... Read full review

Review: When Prophecy Fails: A Social and Psychological Study of a Modern Group that Predicted the Destruction of the World

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This is a now classic study testing the then fledgling theory of cognitive dissonance, the process by which people respond to evidence that conflicts with their deeply held beliefs. It begins with ... Read full review


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