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The Human Legacy

Leon Festinger - Science - 1983 - 184 pages
Segal analyzes Asian immigration to the U.S., including immigrants' reasons for leaving their countries, their attraction to the U.S., the issues they face in contemporary U.S ...
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A Theory of Cognitive Dissonance

Leon Festinger - Psychology - 1962 - 291 pages
Originally published: Evanston, Ill.: Row, Peterson, c1957.
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Of Flying Saucers and Social Scientists: A Re-Reading of When Prophecy Fails ...

T. Jenkins - Social Science - 2013 - 100 pages
What happens when prophecies fail? Timothy Jenkins' re-reading of Leon Festinger's classic work on "cognitive dissonance" seeks to answer this question by studying a 50s ...
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Expecting Armageddon: Essential Readings in Failed Prophecy

Jon R. Stone - Religion - 2013 - 296 pages
The author of four seminal works on science and culture, Donna Haraway here speaks for the first time in a direct and non-academic voice. How Like a Leaf will be a welcome ...
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