The Psychology of Problem-Solving

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A short educational video about what psychology tells us about how people solve problems.

Three-Glass Problem

1983. Chi and Glaser. "Problem Solving Abilities.

The Candle Problem

1952. Adamson. "Functional Fixedness as Related to Problem Solving: A Repetition of Three Experiments."

1966. Glucksberg and Weisberg. "Verbal Behavior and Problem Solving: Some Effects of Labeling in a Functional Fixedness Problem."

1973. Weisberg and Suls. "An Information-processing Model of Duncker's Candle Problem."

2004. Kershaw and Ohlsson. "Multiple Causes of Difficulty in Insight: The Case of the Nine-Dot Problem."

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