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The relationship of closed-mindedness to undergraduate major

The relationship of closed-mindedness to undergraduate major

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    Subjects:
  • Dogmatism,
  • College students -- Psychology,
  • College students -- Attitudes

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    Statementby Patricia Angell Best.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvii, 97 leaves.
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13596727M
    OCLC/WorldCa3834920

    Moral philosophers have long noticed that every moral belief embodies an implicit theory of the society and an implicit theory of the person (see, e.g., Sandel, ).Indeed, the idea that implicit theories are central to people's moral beliefs has found its way into major psychological theories of human morality (Hogan & Emler, ; Sampson, ; Shweder & Bourne, ; Shweder & Miller Cited by:   Suppose you needed to remember the six listening faults: daydreaming, closed-mindedness, false attention, intellectual despair, memorizing, and personality listening. You would take the first letter of each meaningful word; in this case, D, C, F, I, M and P and create a new word or phrase, such as PC DIMF or DC PIMF.


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In addition, the study was designed to explore the relationship of other variables--sex, religious affiliation, church attendance, and city size and state of child residency-- to open-closed Cited by: 2. Prior psychological treatments of closed-mindedness have typically approached it from a psychodynamic perspective and have viewed it in terms of individual pathology.

By contrast, the present approach stresses the epistemic functionality of closed-mindedness and its essential role in judgement The relationship of closed-mindedness to undergraduate major book fundamental phenomenon of human The relationship of closed-mindedness to undergraduate major book /5(13).

Prior psychological treatments of closed-mindedness have typically approached it from a psychodynamic perspective and have viewed it in terms of individual pathology.

By contrast, the present approach stresses the epistemic functionality of closed-mindedness and its essential role in judgement and decision-making.

Far from being restricted to a Cited by: Book Description. The fundamental phenomenon of human closed-mindedness is treated in this volume. Prior psychological treatments of closed-mindedness have typically approached it from a psychodynamic perspective and have viewed it in terms of individual pathology.

The psychology of closed mindedness. Theory and research discussed in this book should be of interest to upper level undergraduates, graduate students and faculty in social, cognitive, and. Define close-mindedness.

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I can speak from deep experience on this topic. In my opinion and experience, a person who is "closed minded" really enjoys a routine and way of life that they not comfortable deviating from, like trying new things (which is I think is a primary d. Open-mindedness is a state of being that requires no judgement.

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