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Decision theory: general

Paperback. This book explores a wide range of critical areas in education, examines the basic nature of our education problems, provides a clear understanding of underperformance, and proposes reasonable and effective strategies for success. Num Pages: 438 pages. BIC Classification: JNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 28. Weight in Grams: 748. Very good clean copy
Publisher
Hoover Institution Press,U.S. California
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
SKU
KEX0249939
ISBN
9780817928728

€ 10.09

Paperback. A sportsman can catch a ball without calculating its speed or distance. A group of amateurs beat the experts at playing stock market. A man falls for right woman even though she's 'wrong' on paper. All these people succeeded by trusting their instincts - but how does it work? This title reveals the secrets of fast and effective decision-making. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQ; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 18. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141015910
ISBN
9780141015910

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Paperback. Every day we make decisions: about the things that we buy or the meals we eat; about the investments we make or our children's health and education; even the causes that we champion or the planet itself. This book offers a fresh way of looking at the world for individuals and governments alike. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: GPQ; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 132 x 19. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141040011
ISBN
9780141040011

€ 13.99
€ 11.02

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: GPQ; HPL. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 246 x 172 x 11. Weight in Grams: 242.
Publisher
Constable and Robinson United Kingdom
Number of pages
118
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
4th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845283865
ISBN
9781845283865

€ 16.99
€ 13.39

Paperback.

A must-read for anyone who makes business decisions that have a major financial impact

Tomorrow's stock price, next month's sales, next year's costs these are all numbers we don't know yet. Yet everyday, we base our personal and business plans on these kinds of uncertainties. Illustrator(s): Danziger, Jeff. Num Pages: 416 pages, ill. BIC Classification: GPQD; KCC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 155 x 27. Weight in Grams: 522.

Publisher
Wiley
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118073759
ISBN
9781118073759

€ 19.99
€ 15.75

Hardcover. "Published in 2012 in Hebrew in Israel, by Zmora Bitan." Num Pages: 288 pages, TBD. BIC Classification: GPQ; JMR; PSAN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 171 x 24. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
PublicAffairs
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781610394901
ISBN
9781610394901

€ 21.99
€ 17.33

Paperback. Increasingly, patients with breast cancer are participating in the surgical and/or medical decision about their treatment. This text addresses issues relating to shared decision making and in particular those areas where a choice of treatment option involves some degree of risk/benefit analysis. Editor(s): Maslin, Anna; Powles, Trevor J. Num Pages: 282 pages, 20 figures, 7 tables. BIC Classification: GPQ; MJCL; MN; MQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 155 x 16. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
OUP Oxford Oxford
Number of pages
282
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
SKU
KNW0005277
ISBN
9780192629678

€ 17.95

Hardcover. This seminal book injects the topic of superintelligence into the academic and popular mainstream. What happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or destroy us? In a tour de force of analytic thinking, Bostrom lays a foundation for understanding the future of humanity and intelligent life. Num Pages: 352 pages, black and white line drawings and halftones. BIC Classification: GPQD; JFFR; UYQ; UYQM; UYZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 235 x 23. Weight in Grams: 672.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199678112
ISBN
9780199678112

€ 23.99
€ 18.12

Paperback. This text emphasizes applications of decision research to problems of everyday living, as well as to business, social, and political issues. The text contains examples and problems for analysis, ranging from personal decisions about medical treatment to Truman's decision to use the atomic bomb. Num Pages: 432 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 230 x 153 x 32. Weight in Grams: 658.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780742512740
ISBN
9780742512740

€ 52.99
€ 18.97

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: GPQ; JNC; JNK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 151 x 17. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780787952914
ISBN
9780787952914

€ 31.99
€ 22.84

Paperback. A Global Catastrophic Risk is one that has the potential to inflict serious damage to human well-being on a global scale. This book focuses on such risks arising from natural catastrophes (Earth-based or beyond), nuclear war, terrorism, biological weapons, totalitarianism, advanced nanotechnology, artificial intelligence and social collapse. Editor(s): Bostrom, Nick; Cirkovic, Milan M. Num Pages: 576 pages, Tables and figures. BIC Classification: GPQD; JFFC; PDZ; RNR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 235 x 31. Weight in Grams: 836.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
576
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199606504
ISBN
9780199606504

€ 25.53

Paperback. Risk is a major reason that companies fail in, or fail to enter, China. Packed with case studies, this unique book demonstrates how correctly applied due diligence can not only reduce business risk in China, but also provide excellent business intelligence to support negotiations and business relationships. Series: Palgrave Pocket Consultants. Num Pages: 248 pages, 22 diagrames, 8 black & white tables, 9 black & white illustrations, 3 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPC; GPQD; KJC; KJK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 198 x 131 x 14. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2014th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137433213
ISBN
9781137433213

€ 29.99
€ 26.85

Paperback. An explanation and defence of evidential decision theory, which emphasises the symptomatic value of options over their causal role. Num Pages: 262 pages, 2 b/w illus. 36 tables. BIC Classification: GPQ; HPK; JMR; PDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 229 x 19. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316641545
ISBN
9781316641545

€ 27.88

Paperback. Risk management is not just a topic for risk professionals. Managers and directors at all levels must be equipped with an understanding of risk and the tools and processes required to assess and manage it successfully. Supported by online templates, this is a guide to the practice and the benefits of good risk management. Series: Strategic Success. Num Pages: 288 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJC; KJM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 161 x 20. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Kogan Page Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749468385
ISBN
9780749468385

€ 31.99
€ 28.91

Paperback. A comprehensive and accessible introduction to all aspects of decision theory, now with new and updated discussions and over 140 exercises. Series: Cambridge Introductions to Philosophy. Num Pages: 368 pages, 11 b/w illus. 97 tables. BIC Classification: GPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 247 x 174. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316606209
ISBN
9781316606209

€ 32.58

Paperback. Editor(s): Naiditch, Fernando. Num Pages: 196 pages, 2 black & white illustrations, 2 tables. BIC Classification: GPQ; JNK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 227 x 20. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781475818932
ISBN
9781475818932

€ 32.99
€ 32.82

Paperback. This latest edition of The Field Guide to Understanding 'Human Error ' will help you understand how to move beyond 'human error'; how to understand accidents; how to do better investigations; how to understand and improve your safety work. Num Pages: 192 pages, Includes 31 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; JMJ; KNXC; LNHH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 153 x 218 x 14. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
Ashgate Pub Co
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472439055
ISBN
9781472439055

€ 33.77

Paperback. A Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) is a management framework that creates controls to address risks and measure your organization's ability to manage disruptions. This is a guide to implementing a fit-for-purpose resilience capability in your organization. It covers developing, establishing and operating a BCMS initiative. Num Pages: 296 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 161 x 15. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Kogan Page
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749469115
ISBN
9780749469115

€ 37.99
€ 34.07

Paperback. Provides a new perspective on the true nature of reputational risk and damage to organizations and traces its root causes in individual and collective human behaviour. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJMD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 159 x 235 x 20. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Kogan Page
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749477363
ISBN
9780749477363

€ 37.99
€ 34.07

Paperback. The world is becoming more hazardous as natural and social processes combine to create complex situations of increased vulnerability and risk. The common response is to develop an emergency plan, but there is little advice available to provide the means to do so. This book covers the structure, content and strategic direction of emergency plans. Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: GPQD; JFFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 233 x 26. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
Dunedin Academic Press Ltd.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780460130
ISBN
9781780460130

€ 38.48

Hardcover. The Nobel Prize-winning Father of Modern Portfolio Theory provides new insights and methods to help you build a lasting portfolio Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: GPQD; KFFM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 237 x 37. Weight in Grams: 656.
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780071830096
ISBN
9780071830096

€ 52.88
€ 40.96

Paperback. Based on an academic crisis in Canada and England, Levin s book discusses system-wide reform efforts he implemented to combat low achievement trends and public dissatisfaction, and how others can and should emulate his successes." Num Pages: 266 pages. BIC Classification: GPQ; JNK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Harvard Educational Publishing Group United States
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781934742082
ISBN
9781934742082

€ 42.24

Paperback. Num Pages: 184 pages, 66 black & white illustrations, 12 black & white tables, 1 black & white halftones, 65 bl. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJC; KJM; KNXC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138821965
ISBN
9781138821965

€ 49.08

Paperback. Provides guidance on how to manage risks based on a definitive synthesis of the research literature. This title offers a survey of the whole field of risk and demonstrates how scientific, economic, political and civil society actors can participate in inclusive risk governance. Series: Earthscan Risk in Society. Num Pages: 368 pages, Figures, tables, index. BIC Classification: GPQD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 34. Weight in Grams: 720.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844072927
ISBN
9781844072927

€ 49.08

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