BrainCraft

Are Older People Wiser?

Season 3 Episode 27 | 6m 13s

Some perspectives on wisdom, from both psychological research and my Nana. It turns out that both reveal it's much more nuanced than saying "older people are wiser" – there are different types of wisdom, wisdom is positively correlated with personality traits and wisdom can even be learned.

Aired: 07/06/17

Rating: NR

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