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Our brains do not always allow us to act the way we should. '''Corrupted hardware''' refers to those behaviors and thoughts that act for ancestrally relevant purposes rather than for stated moralities and preferences.
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==Blog posts==
 
==Blog posts==
  
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/uv/ends_dont_justify_means_among_humans/ Ends Don't Justify Means (Among Humans)]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/uu/why_does_power_corrupt/ Why Does Power Corrupt?]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/uv/ends_dont_justify_means_among_humans/ Ends Don't Justify Means (Among Humans)]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/v4/which_parts_are_me/ Which Parts are "Me"?]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/8gv/the_curse_of_identity/ The Curse of Identity] by [[Kaj Sotala]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/r/lesswrong/lw/8q8/urges_vs_goals_how_to_use_human_hardware_to/ Urges vs. Goals: The analogy to anticipation and belief] by [[Anna Salamon]]
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
  
[[Ethical injunction]]
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*[[Akrasia]]
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*[[Ethical injunction]]
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*[[Evolutionary psychology]], [[adaptation executers]]
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*[[Signaling]]
  
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Latest revision as of 03:32, 11 March 2012

Our brains do not always allow us to act the way we should. Corrupted hardware refers to those behaviors and thoughts that act for ancestrally relevant purposes rather than for stated moralities and preferences.

Blog posts

See also