Cognitive-dissonance sentence example

cognitive-dissonance
  • The theory of cognitive dissonance is supposed to explain why people gamble.
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  • If they try to have open minds they experience cognitive dissonance.
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  • But if you are a fanatic, that realization would cause too much cognitive dissonance to sink in.
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  • It could therefore be expected to set up cognitive dissonance in anyone considering voting conservative.
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