Difference between revisions of "Lawful intelligence"

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==Blog posts==
 
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'''Preliminaries:'''
  
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/k1/no_one_can_exempt_you_from_rationalitys_laws/ No One Can Exempt You From Rationality's Laws]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/k1/no_one_can_exempt_you_from_rationalitys_laws/ No One Can Exempt You From Rationality's Laws]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/o6/perpetual_motion_beliefs/ Perpetual Motion Beliefs]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/o6/perpetual_motion_beliefs/ Perpetual Motion Beliefs]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/o7/searching_for_bayesstructure/ Searching for Bayes-Structure]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/o7/searching_for_bayesstructure/ Searching for Bayes-Structure]
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'''Main sequence:'''
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/v7/expected_creative_surprises/ Expected Creative Surprises]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/v7/expected_creative_surprises/ Expected Creative Surprises]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/vg/building_something_smarter/ Building Something Smarter]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/vg/building_something_smarter/ Building Something Smarter]

Latest revision as of 08:52, 16 January 2013

The startling and counterintuitive notion - contradicting both surface appearances and all Deep Wisdom - that intelligence is a manifestation of Order rather than Chaos. Even creativity and outside-the-box thinking are essentially lawful.

While this is a complete heresy according to the standard religion of Silicon Valley, there are some good mathematical reasons for believing it.

Blog posts

Preliminaries:

Main sequence:

See also