How does Fishpond Work?

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

The Liar in Your Life
By

Rating
It s a fact- we all lie. And we lie a lot two to three times in a ten-minute conversation is the average. Deception and dishonesty play a huge and crucial role in our society at every level, from the school yard and the coffee shop counter to the work place and the halls of government, and in this fascinating exploration, Robert S Feldman reveals why. You ll discover the truth about lying why we all do it, who it benefits, why we put up with it from others and how it can both succeed in helping us and fail with catastrophic results. Using examples drawn from real life as well as fascinating thought experiments, Feldman uncovers how and why we all lie to our friends, colleagues, romantic partners and ourselves, how we teach our children to deceive, how we lie to look better to others and to trick and cheat, and just why we re so often ready to accept the lies we re told. It's an intriguing look at a major force in our lives the everyday deception in which we all participate. Because anyone
Product Details

Promotional Information

A fascinating look at how and why we all lie each and every day

About the Author

Robert S Feldman, PhD, is a fellow of the American Psychological Association and the Association for Psychological Science. He is an Associate Dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and Professor of Psychology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He has written over one hundred books, book chapters and scientific articles, and his psychology textbooks have sold over one million copies and have been translated into numerous languages.

Reviews

"Lays out in stark terms just how prevalent lying has become" * Time magazine *

How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling The Liar in Your Life: How Lies Work and What They Tell Us About Ourselves on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond.com, Inc.
Back to top