37 min

1: Why Can't We See‪?‬ Learning How to See with Brian McLaren

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On this introductory episode of Learning How to See, Brian, Jacqui, and Richard talk about two biases that set the stage for all the others:

Confirmation Bias: the human brain welcomes information that confirms what it already thinks and resist information that disturbs or contradicts what it already thinks.

Complexity Bias: the human brain prefers a simple lie to a complex truth.


Resources:

The transcript for this episode.

Brian's e-book: Why Don't They Get It?


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We’d love to hear your thoughts, comments or feedback. Send us an email at podcasts@cac.org

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Brian McLaren: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


Rev. Jacqui Lewis PhD: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


Richard Rohr: Twitter | Sign up for his Daily Meditations here



This podcast is made possible, thanks to the generosity of our donors. If you would love to support the ongoing work of the Center for Action and Contemplation and the continued work of our podcasts, you can donate at cac.org/podcastsupport Thank you!

On this introductory episode of Learning How to See, Brian, Jacqui, and Richard talk about two biases that set the stage for all the others:

Confirmation Bias: the human brain welcomes information that confirms what it already thinks and resist information that disturbs or contradicts what it already thinks.

Complexity Bias: the human brain prefers a simple lie to a complex truth.


Resources:

The transcript for this episode.

Brian's e-book: Why Don't They Get It?


Connect with us:

We’d love to hear your thoughts, comments or feedback. Send us an email at podcasts@cac.org

Center for Action and Contemplation: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


Brian McLaren: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


Rev. Jacqui Lewis PhD: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


Richard Rohr: Twitter | Sign up for his Daily Meditations here



This podcast is made possible, thanks to the generosity of our donors. If you would love to support the ongoing work of the Center for Action and Contemplation and the continued work of our podcasts, you can donate at cac.org/podcastsupport Thank you!

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