Intellectual Humility
Practice

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We live in a polarised world where all too often people talk past each other.

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Taught by
Dr. Ian Church
Researcher
and 2 more instructors

Offered by
The University of Edinburgh

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1 posts • 3 mentions • top 2 shown below

r/science • post
2 points • phillias
Coursera Intellectual Humility course going on now, critical for influencers
r/IWantToLearn • comment
1 points • BlueKing7642

No problem.

Two books that helped me be more objective (I still struggle with this sometimes ) when researching issues are

Intellectual Humility by Ian M Church is a good book for learning how to keep an open mind while still critically evaluating a given issue.

There is also a free online course on intellectual humility by the authors https://www.coursera.org/learn/intellectual-humility-practice.

Ego Is The Enemy by Ryan Holiday - The biggest obstacle to growth is often our own ego. Ego will keep you from even entertaining the idea that you may be wrong about something. Learn to control your ego(which is a lifelong journey) and you will be more willing to challenges your ideas