BrainCraft

What Do You Think is Normal?

Season 3 Episode 13 | 3m 59s

What do we mean by "normal"? Cognitive scientists have found that your notion of normality is shaped by the average (like statistical norms and hard data we have about things) and your ideals (the beliefs you hold). So our sense of normal is all a little different – knowing this can help us understand other views and how our perceptions can change.

Aired: 03/02/17

Rating: NR

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