chapter  12
Context Matters: Gender and Cross-Cultural Differences in Confidence
ByMARY LUNDEBERG, LINDSEY MOHAN
Pages 19

Many centuries ago, the Chinese spiritual leader and philosopher Confucius stated the potential educational import of what we term confidence discrimination, and it may be of even greater import today: “When you know a thing, to hold that you know it; and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it: That is knowledge”.