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Quote about the 'fundamental attribution error' from a fascinating interview with Richard Nisbett, Ph.D., professor of psychology and Co-Director of the Culture and Cognition Program at the University of Michigan; which you can read in full via the following link. #psychology

The Fundamental Attribution Error: It's the Situation, Not the Person

Sometimes what looks like a problem with a person is really a problem with the situation. Let me tell you the story of a woman named Amanda who worked...


Fundamental attribution error - Wikipedia

Fundamental Attribution Error

"Beware of the fundamental attribution error of attributing other people's behavior to intrinsic characteristics rather than possible external factors. Such bias has caused many unnecessary misunderstandings in relationships." - Dr Paul TP Wong