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  • The Feeling of Riskby Paul Slovic

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 55.95

    The Feeling of Risk brings together the work of Paul Slovic, one of the world's leading analysts of risk, to describe the extension of risk perception research into the first decade of this new century. In this collection of important works, Paul Slovic explores the conception of 'risk as feelings' and examines the interaction of feeling and cognition... more...

  • Smokingby Paul Slovic

    SAGE Publications 2001; US$ 42.00 US$ 35.70

    This book presents a counter-view, based on a survey of several thousand young persons and adults, probing attitudes, beliefs, feelings, and perceptions of risk associated with smoking. The authors agree that young smokers give little or no thought to health risks or the problems of addiction. The survey data contradicts the model of informed, rational... more...

  • The Perception of Riskby Paul Slovic

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 48.95

    The concept of risk is an outgrowth of our society's great concern about coping with the dangers of modern life. The Perception of Risk brings together the work of Paul Slovic, one of the world's leading analysts of risk, risk perception and risk management, to examine the gap between expert views of risk and public perceptions. Ordered chronologically,... more...

  • The Construction of Preferenceby Sarah Lichtenstein; Paul Slovic

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 52.00 US$ 42.64

    Describes the concept of preference construction within psychology, economics, marketing, law, and environmental policy. more...

  • The Social Amplification of Riskby Nick Pidgeon; Roger E. Kasperson; Paul Slovic

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 50.00 US$ 41.00

    This volume brings together case studies and theoretical work informed by the social amplification of risk framework. more...

  • Judgment under Uncertaintyby Daniel Kahneman; Paul Slovic; Amos Tversky

    Cambridge University Press 1982; US$ 72.00 US$ 59.04

    The thirty-five chapters in this book describe various judgmental heuristics and the biases they produce. more...

  • Risk, Media and Stigmaby Paul Slovic; James Flynn; Howard Kunreuther

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 58.95

    The benefits of modern technology often involve health, safety and environmental risks that produce public suspicion of technologies and aversion to certain products and substances. Amplified by the pervasive power of the media, public concern about health and ecological risks can have enormous economic and social impacts, such as the 'stigmatization'... more...

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