Difference between revisions of "Improper belief"

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Revision as of 09:30, 5 July 2009

An improper belief is a belief that isn't concerned with describing the territory. May be caused by cognitive biases. A proper belief, on the other hand, requires observations, gets updated upon encountering new evidence, and provides practical benefit in anticipated experience.

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