Difference between revisions of "Mind projection fallacy"

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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/oj/probability_is_in_the_mind/ Probability is in the Mind] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/oj/probability_is_in_the_mind/ Probability is in the Mind] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
  
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| author      = E. T. Jaynes
 
| author      = E. T. Jaynes
 
| year        = 1990
 
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| title      = Probability Theory as Logic
 
| title      = Probability Theory as Logic
| url        = http://bayes.wustl.edu/etj/articles/prob.as.logic.pdf
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Revision as of 01:41, 7 August 2009

Mind projection fallacy is an error of projecting your own mind's properties into the external world. The term was introduced by E.T.Jaynes, to analyze people's tendency to see probabilities as inherent properties of objects.

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References

  • E. T. Jaynes (1990). Probability Theory as Logic.  (PDF)