On Propaganda: Are You A Cognitive Miser? Or Critical Thinker?

Perhaps we all deem ourselves critical thinkers–above the influence of propaganda. But are we? Really? The cognitive miser theory suggests that due to limited time, attention, knowledge… and regardless of intelligence, we typically exert less, rather than more cognitive effort & use cognitive shortcuts to make inferences & judgments. These mental shortcuts, apply efficient methods…

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