Biases

Some articles on biases:

Two-alternative Forced Choice - Behavioral Experiments With 2AFC - Biases in Decision Making
... It is possible to introduce biases in decision making in the 2AFC task ... Introducing biases in the 2AFC task is used to modulate decision making and examine the underlying processes ...
Attribution (psychology) - Bias and Errors in Attributions
... strive to find reasons for behaviors, they fall into many traps of biases and errors ... perceptions of causality are often distorted by our needs and certain cognitive biases” ...
Types of Cognitive Biases
... Biases can be distinguished on a number of dimensions ... For example, there are biases specific to groups (such as the risky shift) as well as biases at the individual level ... Some biases affect decision-making, where the desirability of options has to be considered (e.g ...
Daughters Of Destiny (novel) - Biases
... In his thoughtful and deliberative frame of mind, Baum was in favor of tolerance and against bigotry of all types this is reflected in Daughters of Destiny and in other of his books ... (For pertinent examples, see Sky Island and Sam Steele's Adventures on Land and Sea.) Yet he was not, and could not have been, a man with a mindset of modern political correctness ...
Availability Cascade - Belief Formation - Cognitive Biases
... The resulting errors are called "cognitive biases" and many different types have been documented ... While seemingly irrational, the cognitive biases may be interpreted as the result of bounded rationality, with human beings making decisions while economizing time and effort ...

Famous quotes containing the word biases:

    A critic is a bundle of biases held loosely together by a sense of taste.
    Whitney Balliet (b. 1926)