RE: Volition versus decision

From: Ben Goertzel (
Date: Fri Jun 04 2004 - 14:40:14 MDT

> The key is to make it a technical issue on
> which success
> is theoretically possible, rather than a guaranteed moral
> failure. Or, if
> you like, to move as far as possible in the direction of
> transforming such
> things as "guarding against Singularity regret" into
> technical issues.

Yes, I think your second sentence is better. It will remain a mixture
of technical and moral issues, but the more can be pushed to the
"technical" side, the better, for sure.

-- Ben G

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