[ExI] Next moment, everything around you will probably change
russell.wallace at gmail.com
Mon Jun 18 03:09:14 UTC 2007
On 6/18/07, Jef Allbright <jef at jefallbright.net> wrote:
> Personal identity is about agency. Similarity is only a special case.
This seems consistent with my view that for practical decision-making, in
cases sufficiently different from the ancestral environment that our evolved
anticipation heuristics aren't useful, it's best to just forget about
anticipation altogether, take the expected objective state of affairs and
apply your utility function.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the extropy-chat