Tweet: Criminal Learning

https://twitter.com/johnywrites/status/1195970288879489030 Data on punishment and criminal arrests in a total birth cohort of men in Denmark (N = 28,879) were used to test the following hypotheses derived from learning theory: (a) The imposition of sanctions reduces rates of subsequent criminal arrest;(b) The more severe the sanction received for an arrest, the lower the rate of … Continue reading Tweet: Criminal Learning

2 ways in which failures and mistakes help us learn and grow.

Following are 2 ways in which i think failures and mistakes help us learn and grow. Failures are prototypes of experience. They are powerful reference point which can act as a tool for decision making and adjustment.  They are a special kind of tacit knowledge that is difficult to transfer to another person by means … Continue reading 2 ways in which failures and mistakes help us learn and grow.