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Title Thought manipulation : the use and abuse of psychological trickery / Sapir Handelman.
Imprint Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2009.


 Main Stacks  BF611 .H35 2009    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 163 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Control (Psychology)
Mental suggestion.
Behavior modification.
Contents The manipulation phenomenon : an overview -- The topography of manipulation -- Freedom of choice and the ethics of manipulation -- Four types of manipulation -- Introducing manipulations that limit us -- Spotlight on advertising : the free market and manipulation -- Spotlight on politics : intellectual manipulation -- Spotlight on leadership : manipulative pacemakers -- Introducing manipulations that open our minds -- Spotlight on therapy : therapeutic manipulation -- Liberation by manipulation.