Came across this short TEDx Youth Talk by philosopher Julian Baggini that I liked and thought worth sharing. Baggini debunks much of the popular psychology that promotes the idea of a fixed human core or essence and the fatalism that accompanies it. Instead he argues that the 'real you' is more like a work in progress rather than a 'thing' which is fixed and unchanging just waiting to be discovered by answering a quiz in a magazine or by taking a psychometric test as part.
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