Base-rate respect: From ecological rationality to dual processes.

@article{Barbey2007BaserateRF,
  title={Base-rate respect: From ecological rationality to dual processes.},
  author={A. Barbey and S. Sloman},
  journal={The Behavioral and brain sciences},
  year={2007},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={
          241-54; discussion 255-97
        }
}
The phenomenon of base-rate neglect has elicited much debate. One arena of debate concerns how people make judgments under conditions of uncertainty. Another more controversial arena concerns human rationality. In this target article, we attempt to unpack the perspectives in the literature on both kinds of issues and evaluate their ability to explain existing data and their conceptual coherence. From this evaluation we conclude that the best account of the data should be framed in terms of a… Expand
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