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Bias And Perception

Bias And Perception

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How does bias distort our thinking, our listening, our beliefs... and even our search results? How can we fight it? This hour, TED speakers explore ideas about the unconscious biases that shape us. Guests include writer and broadcaster Yassmin Abdel-Magied, climatologist J. Marshall Shepherd, journalist Andreas Ekström, and experimental psychologist Tony Salvador.
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Caleb Staples

how did she become a boxer and engineer and part of a racecar team and then a writer/broadcaster with all this unconscious biases in the world

Feb 19th
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Bob the Conqueror of Mornings

Caleb Staples It is not that bias prevented her from doing these things, it is that bias suggests others would assume she can't or would not do these things. Over simplified I realize. That kind of bias is mostly harmless, other bias is not

Feb 20th
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Mehedi Hassan

Great episode. I need to do my own research on Biases.

Feb 17th
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