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Title Environment, ethics, and behavior : the psychology of environmental valuation and degradation / Max H. Bazerman ... [and others], editors
Edition First edition
Published San Francisco, Calif. : New Lexington Press, [1997]


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Description xix, 393 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series The New Lexington Press management series
The New Lexington Press social and behavioral science series
New Lexington Press management series.
New Lexington Press social and behavioral science series.
Contents 1. Introduction / Ann E. Tenbrunsel, Kimberly A. Wade-Benzoni and David M. Messick [et al.] -- 2. Reference States, Fairness, and Choice of Measure to Value Environmental Changes / Jack L. Knetsch -- 3. How People Value the Environment: Attitudes Versus Economic Values / Ilana Ritov and Daniel Kahneman -- 4. Predicting Reactions to Environmental Change / George Loewenstein and Shane Frederick -- 5. Environmental Disputes: Competition for Scarce Resources and Clashing of Values / Leigh L. Thompson and Richard Gonzalez -- 6. The Dysfunctional Aspects of Environmental Standards / Ann E. Tenbrunsel, Kimberly A. Wade-Benzoni and David M. Messick [et al.] -- 7. Attitudes, Attitude Structure, and Resistance to Change: Implications for Persuasion on Environmental Issues / Alice H. Eagly and Patrick Kulesa -- 8. Waste Heuristics: The Desire Not to Waste Versus the Desire for New Things / Hal R. Arkes and Laura Hutzel
9. Knowledge and Action: Cultural Models of Nature and Resource Management in Mesoamerica / Scott Atran and Douglas L. Medin -- 10. Mental Models of Population Growth: A Preliminary Investigation / Dedre Gentner and Eric W. Whitley -- 11. Why Is the Northern Elite Mind Biased Against Community, the Environment, and a Sustainable Future? / Thomas N. Gladwin, William E. Newburry and Edward D. Reiskin -- 12. Trust, Emotion, Sex, Politics, and Science: Surveying the Risk-Assessment Battlefield / Paul Slovic -- 13. Perception and Expectation of Climate Change: Precondition for Economic and Technological Adaptation / Elke U. Weber -- 14. Ranking Risks / Baruch Fischhoff
Summary In this collection of essays, leading social, cognitive and decision psychologists offer psychological theory and contemporary environmental and ethical issues
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Environmental degradation -- Psychological aspects.
Environmental degradation -- Psychology.
Environmental management -- Evaluation -- Psychological aspects.
Environmental ethics.
Environmental management -- Evaluation -- Psychology.
Author Bazerman, Max H.
LC no. 96050093
ISBN 0787908096