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The philosopher's toolkit : how to be the most rational person in any room, (videorecording)

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The philosopher's toolkit : how to be the most rational person in any room
Title
The philosopher's toolkit
Title remainder
how to be the most rational person in any room
Title variation
How to be the most rational person in any room
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Language
eng
Summary
"Professor Grim's work spans ethics, logic, game theory, philosophy of science, and contemporary metaphysics."
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COA
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
153.4
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Taught by : Professor Patrick Grim, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses. Philosophy & intellectual history. Modern philosophy
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The philosopher's toolkit : how to be the most rational person in any room, (videorecording)
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The philosopher's toolkit : how to be the most rational person in any room, (videorecording)
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  • Contains twenty-four 30 minute lectures
  • "Course number 4253"
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1 book.
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  • videodisc
  • volume
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  • rdacarrier
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multicolored
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  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Lecture 1. How we think and how to think better -- Lecture 2. Cool rationality and hot thought -- Lecture 3. The strategy of visualization -- Lecture 4. Visualizing concepts and propositions -- Lecture 5. The power of thought experiment -- Lecture 6. Thinking like Aristotle -- Disc 2. Lecture 7. Ironclad, airtight validity -- Lecture 8. Thinking outside the box -- Lecture 10. The flow of arguments -- Lecture 11. Why we make mistakes -- Lecture 12. Rational discussion in a polarized context -- Disc. 3. Lecture 13. Rhetoric versus rationality -- Lecture 14. Bogus arguments and how to defuse them -- Lecture 15. The great debate -- Lecture 16. Outwitting the advertiser -- Lecture 17. Putting a spin on statistics -- Lecture 18. Poker, probability, and everyday life --Disc. 4. Lecture 19. Decisions, decisions -- Lecture 20. Thinking scientifically -- Lecture 21. Put it to the test -- beautiful experiments -- Lecture 22. Game theory and beyond -- Lecture 23. Thinking with models -- Lecture 24. Lessons from the great thinkers
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4 3/4 in. +
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4 videodiscs (720 min.)
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  • video
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  • PD4253A (DVD)
  • ID4253A-01 (DVD)
  • PB4253A (Book)
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videodisc
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  • (Sirsi) a1371334
  • (OCoLC)835577886
  • (CaAE) a1371334
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