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Formally, Hypocrisy is the act of claiming to motives, morals and standards one does not possess.  Informally, it refers to not living up the the standards that one espouses, whether or not one sincerely believes those standards.
 
 
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Formally, '''hypocrisy''' is the act of claiming to motives, morals and standards one does not possess. Informally, it refers to not living up the the standards that one espouses, whether or not one sincerely believes those standards.
  
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*[[Self-deception]]
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*[http://www.overcomingbias.com/2006/12/resolving_your_.html Resolving Your Hypocrisy] by [[Robin Hanson]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/h7/selfdeception_hypocrisy_or_akrasia/ Self-deception: Hypocrisy or Akrasia?]
  
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*[http://www.overcomingbias.com/2006/12/resolving_your_.html Resolving Your Hypocrisy] by [[Robin Hanson]]
 
*[http://www.overcomingbias.com/2007/03/selfdeception_h.html Self-deception: Hypocrisy or Akrasia?] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
 
  
 
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Formally, hypocrisy is the act of claiming to motives, morals and standards one does not possess. Informally, it refers to not living up the the standards that one espouses, whether or not one sincerely believes those standards.

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See also