There so much information out there in the world but in today’s modern society some information or most of it gets ignored. Now think about it. I found info on a miracle plant that can cure many illnesses would you look for it? Would you travel to the location? Would it even interest you? Would you just discard that info and forget the next five minutes?
Open–mindedness is receptiveness to new ideas. Open–mindedness relates to the way in which people approach the views and knowledge of others, and “incorporate the beliefs that others should be free to express their views and that the value of others’ knowledge should be recognized.”