The Resource Victims of groupthink; : a psychological study of foreign-policy decisions and fiascoes, [by] Irving L. Janis

Victims of groupthink; : a psychological study of foreign-policy decisions and fiascoes, [by] Irving L. Janis

Label
Victims of groupthink; : a psychological study of foreign-policy decisions and fiascoes
Title
Victims of groupthink;
Title remainder
a psychological study of foreign-policy decisions and fiascoes
Statement of responsibility
[by] Irving L. Janis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Janis identifies the causes and fateful consequences of groupthink, the process that takes over when decision-making bodies agree for the sake of agreeing to abandon their critical judgment
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-1990
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Janis, Irving L.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E744
  • HM131
LC item number
  • .J29 1972
  • .J34
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
  • USA
  • Policy sciences
  • Política
  • Sciences de la politique
  • Diplomatic relations
  • International relations administration
  • Policy sciences
  • Außenpolitik
  • Gruppenentscheidung
  • Psychologie
  • Außenpolitik
  • Gruppenentscheidung
  • Psychologie
Label
Victims of groupthink; : a psychological study of foreign-policy decisions and fiascoes, [by] Irving L. Janis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 253-258
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why so many miscalculations? -- A perfect failure : the Bay of Pigs -- In and out of North Korea : the wrong war with the wrong enemy -- Pearl Harbor revisited : or why the fortress slept -- Escalation of the Vietnam War : how could it happen? -- The Cuban Missile crisis -- The making of the Marshall Plan -- Generalizations : who succumbs, when, and why? -- Preventing Groupthink
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 277 pages
Isbn
9780395140024
Lccn
72004393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00539682
  • (OCoLC)ocm00539682
Label
Victims of groupthink; : a psychological study of foreign-policy decisions and fiascoes, [by] Irving L. Janis
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 253-258
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why so many miscalculations? -- A perfect failure : the Bay of Pigs -- In and out of North Korea : the wrong war with the wrong enemy -- Pearl Harbor revisited : or why the fortress slept -- Escalation of the Vietnam War : how could it happen? -- The Cuban Missile crisis -- The making of the Marshall Plan -- Generalizations : who succumbs, when, and why? -- Preventing Groupthink
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 277 pages
Isbn
9780395140024
Lccn
72004393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00539682
  • (OCoLC)ocm00539682

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