08 Sep '12, 1pm

Waterloo Scientists Debate If Older People are Really Smarter: It is one of the oldest beliefs throughout the hi...

Waterloo Scientists Debate If Older People are Really Smarter: It is one of the oldest beliefs throughout the hi...

It is one of the oldest beliefs throughout the history of mankind; that with age, comes greater wisdom. For most cases this is true, particularly in learning a skill such as playing an instrument or constructing a house. But does knowing how to perform a skill more efficiently really make that person smarter, or have more wisdom? This then begs the question, what exactly is wisdom? There are many definitions, but one which stands out above all is that having wisdom means that one is good at resolving conflict. A new study from the University of Waterloo, Canada has found that acquiring greater conflict resolution depends on your culture, and more precisely, where you’re from.

Full article: http://www.enn.com/enn_original_news/article/44915

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