Re: Fun with Experimental Design [WAS: Re: The Conjunction Fallacy Fallacy]

From: Chris Capel (
Date: Tue May 09 2006 - 11:12:37 MDT

On 5/8/06, Michael Vassar <> wrote:
> For the information of Charles and others, with respect to the updating of
> beliefs, though not actions, it seems to me that I have met a grand total of
> four people rational enough that they don't have a strong expectation
> regarding the direction of disagreement after communicating that
> disagreement.

This is quite interesting, but I don't understand what you mean by
"direction of disagreement". Could you rephrase?

Chris Capel

"What is it like to be a bat? What is it like to bat a bee? What is it
like to be a bee being batted? What is it like to be a batted bee?"
-- The Mind's I (Hofstadter, Dennet)

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