Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter 2 Share on Facebook 2 Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend 12 (16 Shares)  
Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites View Stats   15 comments

People Aren't Smart Enough for Democracy to Flourish, Scientists Say

Quicklink submitted By       Message John Moffett     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; , Add Tags

Funny 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H2 3/5/12

Author 1778
Become a Fan
  (20 fans)
Image uploaded from a quicklink The research, led by David Dunning, a psychologist at Cornell University, shows that incompetent people are inherently unable to judge the competence of other people, or the quality of those people's ideas. For example, if people lack expertise on tax reform, it is very difficult for them to identify the candidates who are actual experts. They simply lack the mental tools needed to make meaningful judgments.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.lifeslittlemysteries.com

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -