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CRITICAL THINKING – Cognitive Biases: Alief [HD]

In this video, the psychologist Laurie Santos (Yale University) explains the philosopher Tamar Gendler (Yale University)’s concept of alief — an automatic or habitual mental attitude. The video discusses why aliefs differ from beliefs and how aliefs can affect our important decisions more than we expect. Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/HFs9/ Video …

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CRITICAL THINKING – Cognitive Biases: Anchoring [HD]

In this video, the cognitive scientist Laurie Santos (Yale University) explains the phenomenon of anchoring. She shows how arbitrary information sometimes can sometimes act as an anchor that affects our judgments in unexpected ways. Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/HGMa/ Video Rating: / 5 Get the book here: http://amzn.to/1QeKtJH Get any FREE audiobook …

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