Positivism and Self Deception

Mar 09, 2019

by pranomostro

Sequence by Scott Alexander on exactly what the title says. Imported from the wiki.

See also: Priming, The Science of Winning at Life, Alief, and Connotation.

Simultaneously Right and Wrong
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The Mystery of the Haunted Rationalist
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The Apologist and the Revolutionary
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You May Already Be A Sinner
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Talking Snakes: A Cautionary Tale
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The Skeptic's Trilemma
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Are You a Solar Deity?
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The "Spot the Fakes" Test
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How to Not Lose an Argument
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The Power of Positivist Thinking
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When Truth Isn't Enough
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