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Drunk Tank Pink: And Other Unexpected Forces That Shape How We Think, Feel, and Behave Paperback – Illustrated, February 25, 2014
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--Jonathan Haidt, author of New York Times bestseller, The Righteous Mind
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--Paul Bloom, author of How Pleasure Works
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--Joshua Foer, New York Times bestselling author of Moonwalking with Einstein
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--Daniel Gilbert, New York Times bestselling author of Stumbling on Happiness
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--The Smithsonian (a "Notable Book")
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About the Author
- Item Weight : 8 ounces
- Paperback : 272 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0143124935
- ISBN-13 : 978-0143124931
- Product Dimensions : 5.45 x 0.74 x 8.36 inches
- Publisher : Penguin Books; Illustrated Edition (February 25, 2014)
- Language: : English
- Best Sellers Rank: #67,468 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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