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How did the very rapid nature of Russian industrialisation/collectivisation affect peoples capacity for abstract thinking?

You are probably thinking of Alexander Luria's "On the historical development of cognitive processes" (1974). Luria was a Soviet psychologist who studied rural people in the Soviet Union and ...
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Is there a name for the gap between speaker's intention and listener's interpretation?

Short answer From a clinical audiological perspective, we talk about impaired speech understanding/recognition/discrimination. Background From a psychophysical point of view, and specifically in the ...
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Is there a name for the gap between speaker's intention and listener's interpretation?

Note: this is not a psychology-based answer I think your question is one of the central questions of various fields. For regular communications, they are communication studies, media studies, ...
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