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  • He had published in 5539 his Kriegbi chlein des Friedens (pseudonymous), his Schrifftliche and ganz gri ndliche Auslegung des 64 Psalms, and his Das verbiitschierte mit sieben Siegeln verschlossene Buck (a biblical index, exhibiting the dissonance of Scripture); in 1541 his Spruchworter (a collection of proverbs, several times reprinted with variations); in 1542 a new edition of his Paradoxa; and some smaller works.
  • Reducing cognitive dissonance Now, here comes a second step in Elster 's argument (Elster 1986, § II).
  • But if you are a fanatic, that realization would cause too much cognitive dissonance to sink in.
  • It could therefore be expected to set up cognitive dissonance in anyone considering voting Conservative.
  • In order to reduce that dissonance, rather than renounce their beliefs, they did the exact opposite.

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