Is The Marshmallow Test Relevant In The Age of Instagram and Twitter?

Adebayo Adeniran
4 min readDec 30, 2021

Isn’t it time to consign this antiquated experiment to the dustbin of history?

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Walter Mischel is a world renowned psychologist.

His marshmallow experiment has been repeated all around the world and one that is usually quoted by psychologists and non psychologists alike.

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Adebayo Adeniran

A lifelong bibliophile, who seeks to unleash his energy on as many subjects as possible