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The Resource Possessed : why we want more than we need, Bruce Hood

Possessed : why we want more than we need, Bruce Hood

Label
Possessed : why we want more than we need
Title
Possessed
Title remainder
why we want more than we need
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Hood
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
You may not believe it, but there is a link between our current political instability and your childhood attachment to teddy bears. There's also a reason why children in Asia are more likely to share than their Western counterparts and why the poor spend more of their income on luxury goods than the rich. Or why your mother is more likely to leave her money to you than your father. What connects these things? The answer is our need for ownership. Award-winning psychologist Bruce Hood draws on research from his own lab and others around the world to explain why this uniquely human preoccupation governs our behaviour from the cradle to the grave, even when it is often irrational and destructive
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Hood, Bruce M.
Dewey number
  • 658.8'342
  • 658.8342
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Personal belongings
  • Possessiveness
  • Consumer behavior
  • Business and Management
Label
Possessed : why we want more than we need, Bruce Hood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780241409954
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 201 pages
Isbn
9780241409954
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Possessed : why we want more than we need, Bruce Hood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780241409954
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 201 pages
Isbn
9780241409954
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

Library Locations

    • Westminster Reference LibraryBorrow it
      35 St. Martin's Street, London, WC2H 7HP, GB
      51.5096382 -0.1297941
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