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Why We Make Misteaks

Lecture no. 11 from the course: The Philosopher's Toolkit: How to Be the Most Rational Person in Any Room

Why We Make Misteaks

Taught by Professor Patrick Grim | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

The bad news is that to err is human. Thanks to information biases, selective memories, and unreliable heuristics, systematic error is built into the way we think. The good news is that once we become aware of these biases, we can compensate for them. This lecture shows you how.


January 6, 2018
Great title!