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?
Do you know the real story behind David and Goliath? Like most people, you probably think you do... Think again. PS: If you haven't heard of the story about the combat between David and Goliath, or want a refresher, then please see Wikipedia here, or the About.com page here: David and Goliath - Bible Story Summary. David is seen in popular culture as being the … [Read more...] about Most People Think They Know The Truth About David And Goliath – They Don’t
What is 'critical thinking'? Dictionary.com defines it as: "disciplined thinking that is clear, rational, open-minded, and informed by evidence". There is more here on Wikipedia. Practicing critical thinking is often difficult. Things which get in the way include: Subconscious mind conditioning Bias Advertising and marketing Societal archetypes Ignorance - … [Read more...] about What Does Choosing Car Insurance Have To Do With Critical Thinking?