Why you think you're right -- even if you're wrong | Julia G

楼主 (北美华人网)

在华人网的这段时间,发现很多人都是Soldier mindset 或者叫 Motivated reasoning (与之相对的是Scout mindset)
"You might have noticed that when the referee judges that your team committed a foul. you're highly motivated to find reasons why he's wrong. But if he judges the other team committed a foul---awesome! that is a good call. let's not examine it too closely.
or maybe you have read an article or a study that examine some controversial policy. like capital punishment , and as researchers have demonstrated, if you support ........."