“If I look at the mass, I will never act. If I look at one I will”: Why statistics are no match for a good story

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Spigot Subject: Research

Item ID: 1125365

Published Date: January 17, 2019 04:30 PM

Spigot First Saw This Item On: January 17, 2019 05:02 PM

Tags: Learning      critical thinking      psychology      Alternative Education      Cognitive biases      Internships      mentorship      Error      Identifiable victim effect      Confirmation bias      Bias     

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