|Amazon Price||New from||Used from|
Really, "all" Lakoff does is give us a metaphor for thinking about what works, so we can implement the methodology effectively.
If you really like both of those books, then you might also like this book (though I'd still recommend that you read Lakoff's "Moral Politics" first).
The author starts by writing that for decades the majority of Americans have been thinking in a way that makes them think like conservatives think.
Literally no facts are stated in this book. George writes as if his opinions are facts. I figured a "cognitive scientist" would want to back up his reasoning with hard... Read morePublished 10 days ago by Kyle Otten
Prof. Lakoff has studied how our brain chooses certain responses to political and moral issues. And that depends much on how the issue is framed - what words are used, and how... Read morePublished 4 months ago by William A. Barrett
Great book that helps you understand thought processes behind politics It is informative and eye opening and will lead you down another thought process. Read morePublished 4 months ago by C. Fleming
It gave me a wonderful explanation of how our neural physiology affects our politics. It should be required reading for anybody who votes anywhere in the world. Read morePublished 5 months ago by George A Wolf III
Clear, concise and pragmatic - just the way I need them to be.Published 5 months ago by Vincent John Patti
To find answers to the age-old question "why people vote against their self-interest" this book is essential reading. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Douglas D. Graham
George Lakoff is a professor of cognitive and linguistic science at Berkeley. His 2008 book, The Political Mind, says “progressives” are losing out because they imagine people... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Frank S. Robinson
The author starts by writing that for decades the majority of Americans have been thinking in a way that makes them think like conservatives think. Read morePublished 14 months ago by James Bonhamton