Wise Reasoning in the Face of Everyday Life Challenges

@article{Grossmann2016WiseRI,
  title={Wise Reasoning in the Face of Everyday Life Challenges},
  author={Igor Grossmann and Tanja M. Gerlach and Jaap J. A. Denissen},
  journal={Social Psychological and Personality Science},
  year={2016},
  volume={7},
  pages={611 - 622}
}
How stable vs. dynamic is wisdom in daily life? We conducted a daily diary study of wise reasoning (WR) by recording people’s reflections on daily challenges in terms of three facets: intellectual humility, self-transcendence, and consideration of others’ perspectives/compromise. We observed substantial and systematic intraindividual variability in WR, with wiser reasoning in the social versus nonsocial contexts. State-level WR variability was potent in predicting a bigger-picture construal of… Expand

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