Loading Downloads
Category: Education

New podcast weblog

Class 1 (MCC series) Cognitive Bias and the Quran and Sunnah

April 8, 2017

Class one of the "Clearing the fog" series held at the Muslim Community Center in Silver Spring, Maryland. 

Cognitive Bias from the Quran and Sunnah 

In this class Imam Mikaeel Ahmed Smith discusses various cognitive Biases and the how they affect our understanding of the Quran. Imam Mikaeel show how many verses in the Quran and many Hadith actually speak about some of the cognitive biases.  

1. Anchoring Bias

2. Choice supportive Bias

3. Confirmation Bias

4. Cheerleader Bias 

Are a few of the biases discussed in this class.