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The Neuroscience of Looking on the Bright Side: Scientific American

Via Scoop.itPhilosophy and Science of Mind and Brain

Ask a bride before walking dowdn the aisle “How likely are you to get divorced?” and most will wrespond “Not a chance!” Tell her that the average divorce rate is close to 50 percent, and ask again. Would she change her mind? Unlikely. Even law students who have learned everything about the legal aspects of divorce, including its likelihood, state that their own chances of getting divorced are basically nil. How can we explain this?

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