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Smug know-it-all people overestimate their knowledge

Updated : May 17, 2018 01:34 PM IST

The study, published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, focused on people who profess "belief superiority".
The researchers found that belief-superior people were consistently overestimating their own knowledge.
Smug know-it-all people overestimate their knowledge
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