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== Example ==
 
== Example ==
* [[PowerPoint]] is a well-known [[persuasion technology]] which is commonly used in education and business.  It is designed to induce a [[trance state]] which disables independent, rational thinking.
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* [[wikipedia:PowerPoint|PowerPoint]] is a well-known [[wikipedia:persuasion technology|persuasion technology]] which is commonly used in education and business.  It is designed to induce a [[wikipedia:trance state|trance state]] which disables independent, rational thinking.
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 10:04, 18 July 2009

The term Dark Arts refers to rhetorical techniques crafted to exploit human cognitive biases, deep-rooted memes and conceptual metaphors in order to persuade, deceive, or otherwise manipulate a person into irrationally accepting beliefs perpetuated by the practitioner of the Arts.

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