How You Decide: the Science of Human Decision Making  - Season 1

How You Decide: the Science of Human Decision Making - Season 1

Downloadable Video - 2016
Rate this:
Scientists have spent centuries trying to discern how we make choices. This course looks at the cutting-edge research revealed via the scientific method to understand and explain the human decision making process. You'll better understand the choices you face every day, the tools you can use to make the best decisions for your personal goals, and how to influence the decisions of others.
Contents: Episode 3 The Role of Heuristics in Decisions
Episode 8 How Goals Guide Our Decisions
Episode 4 How Habits Make Decisions Easier
Episode 15 An Evolutionary View of Decision Making
Episode 17 Decision Rules
Episode 5 Self-Regulation and Choice
Episode 7 Emotional Influences on Decision Making
Episode 19 How Framing Effects Guide Decisions
Episode 11 The Role of Mindsets in Decision Making
Episode 13 Social Influences on Decision Making
Episode 9 Reason-Based Choice
Episode 24 The Four Rs of Decision Making
Episode 1 Thinking Scientifically about Decisions
Episode 12 How Consistency Drives Decisions
Episode 23 Halo Effects and Choice
Episode 2 The Two-System Model of Decision Making
Episode 21 Assortments, Variety, and Choice
Episode 14 Nonconscious Influences on Decision Making
Episode 10 Mental Accounting as a Factor in Decisions
Episode 20 The Role of Memory in Decisions
Episode 16 Regulatory Focus and Human Motivation
Episode 18 How Context Influences Choice
Episode 22 How Evaluability Affects Decisions
Episode 6 The Value Curve and Human Decisions
Publisher: [United States]: The Great Courses , 2016
Characteristics: 1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sd., col
video file
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further


Subject Headings


Find it at Skokie Public Library

To Top