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'''Alief''' is an independent source of emotional reaction which can coexist with a contradictory belief. For example, the fear felt when a monster jumps out of the darkness in a scary movie is based on the alief that the monster is about to attack you, even though you believe that it cannot.
 
'''Alief''' is an independent source of emotional reaction which can coexist with a contradictory belief. For example, the fear felt when a monster jumps out of the darkness in a scary movie is based on the alief that the monster is about to attack you, even though you believe that it cannot.
  
 
==Blog posts==
 
==Blog posts==
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* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/1l/the_mystery_of_the_haunted_rationalist/ The Mystery of the Haunted Rationalist] by [[Yvain]]
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/1l/the_mystery_of_the_haunted_rationalist/ The Mystery of the Haunted Rationalist] by [[Yvain]]
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/1xh/living_luminously/ Living Luminously] by [[Alicorn]]
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/1xh/living_luminously/ Living Luminously] by [[Alicorn]]
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[Luminosity (sequence)]]
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* [[Belief]]
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* [[Living Luminously (sequence)]]
 
* [[Emotion]], [[Hollywood rationality]], [[Corrupted hardware]]
 
* [[Emotion]], [[Hollywood rationality]], [[Corrupted hardware]]
 
* [[Separate magisteria]]
 
* [[Separate magisteria]]
  
 
[[Category:Concepts]]
 
[[Category:Concepts]]

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Alief is an independent source of emotional reaction which can coexist with a contradictory belief. For example, the fear felt when a monster jumps out of the darkness in a scary movie is based on the alief that the monster is about to attack you, even though you believe that it cannot.

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See also