TITLE

What have we gained listening to politicians?

AUTHOR(S)
Sowell, Thomas
PUB. DATE
December 1995
SOURCE
Human Events;12/29/95, Vol. 51 Issue 50, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the notion that blunders in decision-making could always be explained away by politicians. Politics as the grand arena for creating images, emotions and plausible notions; Art of manipulating statistics; Attribution of mistakes to other factors; Testing of ideas with real-world consequences; Findings suggesting that no politicians pay the price of being wrong.
ACCESSION #
9601051851

 

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