Lies We Live By: Defeating Doubletalk and Deception in Advertising, Politics, and the Media (Paperback)Carl Hausman (author)
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Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 454 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 mm
"Hausman explores misleading ads, how colleges massage numbers to attract students, scams credit card companies pull with small print, and more. Hausman's guidelines for being a better information consumer are words we all can live by..." -- Toronto Star
"Carl Hausman has provided a useful, pretty comprehensive guide to the way we lie now...It is a book that should be put into the hands of every young person taking his or her first steps into what might be called the adult world." -- New York Observer
"...his list of deceptive tactics is insightful and interesting, and his jocular style makes it a fun read as well." -- National Journal
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