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Anthropomorphism is the attribution of uniquely human characteristics to non-human creatures and beings, natural and supernatural phenomena, material states and objects or abstract concepts.
 
 
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'''Anthropomorphism''' is the attribution of uniquely human characteristics to non-human creatures and beings, natural and supernatural phenomena, material states and objects or abstract concepts.
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*[[Evolution as alien god]]
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*[[Paperclip maximizer]]
 
 
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* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/kw/the_tragedy_of_group_selectionism/ The Tragedy of Group Selectionism] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/t5/when_anthropomorphism_became_stupid/ When Anthropomorphism Became Stupid] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/st/anthropomorphic_optimism/ Anthropomorphic Optimism] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/so/humans_in_funny_suits/ Humans in Funny Suits] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
 
 
 
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=====Posts by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]:=====
  
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/kw/the_tragedy_of_group_selectionism/ The Tragedy of Group Selectionism]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/t5/when_anthropomorphism_became_stupid/ When Anthropomorphism Became Stupid]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/st/anthropomorphic_optimism/ Anthropomorphic Optimism]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/so/humans_in_funny_suits/ Humans in Funny Suits]
  
 
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Anthropomorphism is the attribution of uniquely human characteristics to non-human creatures and beings, natural and supernatural phenomena, material states and objects or abstract concepts.

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