Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do. : Oscar Wilde

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Yesterday Mindset, Today This

I had the distinct feeling that Dweck is right about one source of my difficulties with so-called higher education. But how sure can one be that Dweck's interventions are effective? Here's a credible article that calls much of current psychological research into question.

Placebo Effects: Psychology’s Fundamental Flaw? Why active controls are not enough