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The Resource Truth : how the many sides to every story shape our reality, Hector Macdonald

Truth : how the many sides to every story shape our reality, Hector Macdonald

Label
Truth : how the many sides to every story shape our reality
Title
Truth
Title remainder
how the many sides to every story shape our reality
Statement of responsibility
Hector Macdonald
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the complexity of truth and the ways that people take advantage of this complexity to use and abuse neutral truths to suit their own agendas in politics, business, the media, and everyday life
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacDonald, Hector
Dewey number
121
Index
index present
LC call number
BD171
LC item number
.M225 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truth
  • Critical thinking
  • Knowledge, Theory of
Label
Truth : how the many sides to every story shape our reality, Hector Macdonald
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: When truths collide -- Part one: Partial truths -- Complexity -- History -- Context -- Numbers -- Story -- Part two: Subjective truths -- Morality -- Desirability -- Financial value -- Part three: Artificial truths -- Definitions -- Social constructs -- Names -- Part four: Unknown truths -- Predictions -- Beliefs -- Epilogue: Final truths -- Appendix 1: Misleading truths checklist -- Appendix 2: Fact-checking organizations
Control code
on1024317596
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
346 pages
Isbn
9780316510820
Lccn
2017963338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780316510820
  • (OCoLC)1024317596
Label
Truth : how the many sides to every story shape our reality, Hector Macdonald
Publication
Copyright
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: When truths collide -- Part one: Partial truths -- Complexity -- History -- Context -- Numbers -- Story -- Part two: Subjective truths -- Morality -- Desirability -- Financial value -- Part three: Artificial truths -- Definitions -- Social constructs -- Names -- Part four: Unknown truths -- Predictions -- Beliefs -- Epilogue: Final truths -- Appendix 1: Misleading truths checklist -- Appendix 2: Fact-checking organizations
Control code
on1024317596
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
346 pages
Isbn
9780316510820
Lccn
2017963338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780316510820
  • (OCoLC)1024317596

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