Long ago; over 30 years in fact, I realised that self-deception is a major hindrance to clear and good thinking. I recognised that humility is a key 'antidote' to self-deception and implicit bias. What is implicit bias? Wikipedia (Implicit stereotype) says: "An implicit bias, or implicit stereotype, is the unconscious attribution of particular qualities to a member of a … [Read more...] about Self Deception Is Common. Test Yourself For Implicit Bias.
Well? Can you avoid mistakes in all these areas? Reasoning Evaluating Remembering Decision making Other cognitive processes Mistakes often occur as a result of keeping one's preferences and beliefs, regardless of contrary truthful information. Perhaps you have considered yourself a sound decision-maker? Do you know that we are ALL susceptible to … [Read more...] about Do You Think You Can Think Accurately?