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  1. Aspects of Rationality

    Reflections on What It Means To Be Rational and Whether We Are

    By Raymond S. Nickerson

    What does it mean to be rational – to reason well and effectively? How does rationality, broadly conceived, relate to the knowledge one acquires, the beliefs one forms, the explanations one constructs or appropriates, the judgments and decisions one makes, the values one adopts? What is the...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Cognition and Chance

    The Psychology of Probabilistic Reasoning

    By Raymond S. Nickerson

    Lack of ability to think probabilistically makes one prone to a variety of irrational fears and vulnerable to scams designed to exploit probabilistic naiveté, impairs decision making under uncertainty, facilitates the misinterpretation of statistical information, and precludes critical...

    Published June 1st 2004 by Psychology Press

  3. Psychology and Environmental Change

    By Raymond S. Nickerson

    This book stimulates thinking on the topic of detrimental environmental change and how research psychologists can help to address the problem. In addition to reporting environmentally relevant psychological research, the author identifies the most pressing questions from an environmental point of...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  4. Looking Ahead

    Human Factors Challenges in A Changing World

    By Raymond S. Nickerson

    This volume aims to review some of the recent developments and trends that seem especially relevant to any attempt to understand near-term-future possibilities; to consider what a variety of knowledgeable people are saying about changes and developments that could occur; and to relate the...

    Published September 30th 1992 by CRC Press

  5. Technology in Education

    Looking Toward 2020

    Edited by Raymond S. Nickerson, Philip P. Zodhiates

    Series: Technology and Education Series

    Some of today's educational experts were asked to envision the year 2020, when technology has assumed a major role in elementary and secondary education. The informed conjecture that followed is contained in this volume; contributors offer visions of the future as well as specific steps that could...

    Published August 31st 1988 by Routledge

  6. Reflections on Reasoning

    By Raymond S. Nickerson

    First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 31st 1986 by Routledge

  7. Reflections on Reasoning

    By Raymond S. Nickerson

    First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 30th 1986 by Routledge

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