Generalizations Cloud Reality – An Exercise to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

Six blind men felt up an elephant and described what  they  personally felt this. Commonly known as the False or Hasty Generalization, Lonely Fact Fallacy or  Statistics of Small Numbers, the blind men drew their conclusions based on a partial sampling of the whole. When you draw a conclusion based on a small sample you are …

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THOUGHTLESS NAME CALLING

This blog post deals with generalizations, what Emotional Fitness Training refers to as thoughtless thinking, or what the experts refer to as fallacious or faulty thinking. Talking about groups of people will always offend someone, and rightfully.  We are all guilty of  name calling. The labelling of groups of people is generalization and generalizations are common forms of thoughtless, fallacious, and faulty thinking – …

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