Judgement and decision making

United States, 1989

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Episode number 11 of Series “Discovering psychology”.
How do we make decisions? What effect does the group have on our judgment? What mistakes do we commonly make in negotiation? Every day of our lives we make decisions, and generally we feel that we are good at it. However real life experience and psychological experiment has shown that we often make decisions in a totally irrational manner. Philip Zimbardo, with the help of experts in the field, explores the psychology of decision making, reason and negotiation.

Content notification

Our collection comprises over 40,000 moving image works, acquired and catalogued between the 1940s and early 2000s. As a result, some items may reflect outdated, offensive and possibly harmful views and opinions. ACMI is working to identify and redress such usages.

Learn more about our collection and our collection policy here. If you come across harmful content on our website that you would like to report, let us know.

How to watch

This work has not been digitised and is currently unavailable to view online. It may be possible for approved reseachers to view onsite at ACMI.

Learn more about accessing our collection

Collection

In ACMI's collection

Credits

co-producer

David Espar

Tuggelin Yourgrau

production company

WGBH (Boston)

Duration

00:30:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1989

Appears in

Discovering psychology

Group of items

Discovering psychology

Explore

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/82182--judgement-and-decision-making/ |title=Judgement and decision making |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=24 April 2024 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}