Skip to main content

Questions tagged [heuristics]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
3 votes
1 answer
84 views

"Polysemous heuristics": people trusts Tesla Inc more if they already trusted Nikola Tesla, even though those two are unrelated

For example, because of massive number of films and online short videos, the population is convinced that Tesla is a great inventor. The population is more likely to give a positive opinion (or ...
High GPA's user avatar
  • 171
1 vote
0 answers
39 views

Is cognitive distortions more fixated than cognitive biases?

I get that due to our heuristic, we can have cognitive bias. However, it is simply out of our awareness, and if someone else points them out correctly, we are easy to accept that (maybe with ...
Ooker's user avatar
  • 1,771