The End of Bias

Can We Change Our Minds?

Jessica Nordell
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Unintentional bias is one of the great social problems of our time; its effects are corrosive, even lethal. But it can be overcome. Here's how.

Drawing on ten years of immersion in the topic, Nordell digs into the cognitive science and social psychology that underpin efforts to eliminate bias, meets the people working to end it, and reveals what really works, and what doesn't. Path-breaking, inspiring, indispensable, with clarity and humanity this book lights the way forward.

Author bio:

Jessica Nordell is a journalist, award-winning radio producer and writer who studied at Harvard University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and now lives in Minneapolis. As a young journalist, her newfound success at landing pitches under her initials, rather than her full name, sparked her fascination with unconscious bias. Since then, her groundbreaking work has appeared in the Atlantic, New Republic and New York Times, among other publications. The End of Bias is her first book.

Category: Popular science
ISBN: 9781846276781
Publisher: Granta
Imprint: Granta Paperbacks
Pub Date: August 2022
Format: Paperback - B format
Subject: Social theory