Dogmatic People Are Less Likely to Check Their Facts

Dogmatic people pose a problem. They resist ideas, and divide groups. Find out why eliminating dogmatism is more challenging than you might think.

Think They Already Know the Truth

Reluctant to Change Their Mind with New Data

700 Participants Took Part in Exercise

Questionnaires Measured Their Degree of Dogmatism

More Confident When Answer Was Ambiguous

Hard-Wired to Stick to Our Opinions

Pose a Problem for Cultures

“So Free to Decide if We Have Enough Evidence”

“It Might Be Wise to Check the Information Again”

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