Mistakes Were Made (but Not by me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts

Mistakes Were Made (but Not by me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts

by Carol Tavris Author and Elliot Aronson Author

Do you ever wonder why you're justifying something foolish you did? Well apparently there is a reason for soothing the cognitive dissonance that happens. This book will teach you why we do this and how to learn to move past self-justification.