Cognitive Dissonance: Our Battle With Conflicting Beliefs

Cognitive dissonance is based on the idea that when two ideas are psychologically not consistent with each other, we change them and make them consistent. If the two conflicting ideas are deeply ingrained in our identity, this mental imbalance can become overwhelming and intoxicate our thoughts — and as a result we may believe even … Continue reading Cognitive Dissonance: Our Battle With Conflicting Beliefs