Learning as Theory Testing
Lecture no. 13 from the course: How We Learn
Taught by Professor Monisha Pasupathi | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Scientists engage in theory testing to evaluate their own work and that of their colleagues. But is it realistic to expect nonscientists to develop similar habits of mind? Examine the problems people have in overcoming natural biases that inhibit scientifically rigorous thinking and learning.