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The Dunning-Kruger effect, Professor Justin Kruger's joint research on self-perception, is referenced

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Excerpt from the The New York Times -- "David Dunning and Justin Kruger discussed the many reasons people who are the most incompetent (their word) seem to believe they know much more than they do. A lack of knowledge leaves some without the contextual information necessary to recognize mistakes, they wrote, and their 'incompetence robs them of the ability to realize it.'"

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