Difference between revisions of "Filtered evidence"

From Lesswrongwiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (See also)
Line 7: Line 7:
*[[Dangerous knowledge]]
*[[Dangerous knowledge]]
*[[Color politics]]
*[[Arguments as soldiers]]
*[[Dark arts]]
*[[Dark arts]]

Revision as of 05:14, 24 July 2009

Filtered evidence is evidence that was selected for the purpose of proving (disproving) a hypothesis. Filtered evidence may be highly misleading, but still it can be useful, if considered with care.

See also

Blog posts

What Evidence Filtered Evidence? by Eliezer Yudkowsky