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The Resource Fooled ya! : how your brain gets tricked by optical illusions, magicians, hoaxes & more, Jordan D. Brown ; illustrations by Emily Bornoff

Fooled ya! : how your brain gets tricked by optical illusions, magicians, hoaxes & more, Jordan D. Brown ; illustrations by Emily Bornoff

Label
Fooled ya! : how your brain gets tricked by optical illusions, magicians, hoaxes & more
Title
Fooled ya!
Title remainder
how your brain gets tricked by optical illusions, magicians, hoaxes & more
Statement of responsibility
Jordan D. Brown ; illustrations by Emily Bornoff
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discover the variety of ways our brains can trick us, from optical illusions to magicians' masterful use of misdirection to strategies used by con artists. Learn why you can't always trust your brain, so you'll be less likely to be swindled, hoodwinked, or bamboozled
Cataloging source
JAI
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Brown, Jordan
Dewey number
152.14
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bornoff, Emily
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Optical illusions
  • Magic tricks
  • Hoaxes
  • Optical illusions
  • Magic tricks
  • Hoaxes
  • Hoaxes
  • Magic tricks
  • Optical illusions
Label
Fooled ya! : how your brain gets tricked by optical illusions, magicians, hoaxes & more, Jordan D. Brown ; illustrations by Emily Bornoff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Can you trust your brain? -- Chapter 1: 10 reasons not to trust your brain -- Chapter 2: Breaking down your brain -- Chapter 3: Fool your eyes -- Chapter 4: Tricking your other senses -- Chapter 5: How magicians mess with your mind -- Chapter 6: Con artists, mind readers, and other scammers -- Chapter 7: Foolproof your brain
Control code
on1003134641
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9781633221581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1003134641
  • (Sirsi) a2008804
Label
Fooled ya! : how your brain gets tricked by optical illusions, magicians, hoaxes & more, Jordan D. Brown ; illustrations by Emily Bornoff
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Can you trust your brain? -- Chapter 1: 10 reasons not to trust your brain -- Chapter 2: Breaking down your brain -- Chapter 3: Fool your eyes -- Chapter 4: Tricking your other senses -- Chapter 5: How magicians mess with your mind -- Chapter 6: Con artists, mind readers, and other scammers -- Chapter 7: Foolproof your brain
Control code
on1003134641
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9781633221581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1003134641
  • (Sirsi) a2008804

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