15 notes tagged with "cognitive-bias"

Apophenia

Apophenia is the tendency to perceive a connection or meaningful pattern between unrelated or random things (such as objects or ideas…

Tagged with: #behavior, #psychology, #permanent-notes, #cognitive-bias

Published on 9 months ago

Confirmation Bias

Confirmation bias is the tendency to... search for interpret favorably favor recall information ... data/evidence in a way that confirms or…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #cognitive-bias, #psychology, #meta-cognition

Published on a month ago

Hindsight Bias

People tend to think that events could have been easily predictable AFTER the outcome is clear. The certainty that people attribute to their…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #psychology, #cognitive-bias, #meta-cognition

Published on a month ago

Motivated Reasoning

Motivated Reasoning is a Cognitive bias - we tend to accept/believe more easily and with less scrutiny things we think are correct . If we…

Tagged with: #rationality, #reasoning, #permanent-notes, #psychology, #cognitive-bias

Published on a year ago

Status Quo Bias

We tend to favor decisions that continue the status quo. This is because of the comfort of the familiar. A way to check for this is the…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #cognitive-bias, #psychedelics, #rationality

Published on 20 hours ago

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