Therefore, an expert can be more close-minded
and less creative in thinking, since they are not open to new ideas or different viewpoints.
grew up in a close-minded
and stupid environment, unable to learn anything at all," E.
Some who are very rule-driven tend to be close-minded
because they "go by the book" and if it's not "in the book" they don't buy it.
Playing alongside a good metal or hardcore band is really fun; the only problem comes in when the audience is a meathead, racist, homophobic, or otherwise close-minded
Ask any industrialist or parent Ms Bullock, they will soon show you the problems with our current education system - it is usually close-minded
teachers who think they are the only ones allowed to have an opinion.
The one was critically educated, the other close-minded
, with a definite Bildungsdefizit; the one favoring modern industrial cities, the other backward country towns; the one reserving the private sphere for women, the other giving sway to women even in public roles; the one proud, free, propertied and male, the other advocating poverty, obedience, and celibacy while influencing women in the confessional against their husbands' wishes.
He highlights what he sees as the sometimes equally close-minded
views expressed by Republican leaders such as Theodore Roosevelt and Henry Cabot Lodge.
It becomes such a close-minded
thing, ironically - he becomes so close-minded
that he's not interested in any kind of dialogue or anything; there's too much at stake.
It isn't the close-minded
attitude that has led to mechanicals being described as unethical and banned in certain states.
I feel that this close-minded
parent way of thinking needs to stop.
I realize you may feel I'm a close-minded
right-wing zealot not worth listening to.
They sounded close-minded
and ignorant and set up an awkward division.
As a bonus, my mother, a subtle iconoclast in her own right, evolved towards vegetarianism on her own, and gradually became my fellow defender of vegetarianism against the close-minded
remainder of the family.
Therefore, he must be close-minded
, intolerant and even bigoted.
So Gibbons seems to have compounded a bad report by a close-minded
reaction to criticism of it.