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Chapter 19. Processing Information > Information Processing Errors

Information Processing Errors

As you observed in the above example, looking for patterns and groupings in the information you gather is an important part of processing information. But it can lead to errors in reasoning, including these common pitfalls:

Stereotyping

Self-delusion

Attribution error

Excessive focus on the conspicuous


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