9 1 - (Gilovich How We Know What Isn't So-There are natural...

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Sheet1 Page 1 mon sept. 12 Meditations I-II Fahey Descartes Companion Descartes Epistemology [email protected] 1. Criticism v. Critique 2. "Smart person's fallacy" -I am a smart person -smart people tend to believe true things -I believe x #X is (probably) true :Worry: hearing things that we believe causes us to think that they're true
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Unformatted text preview: (Gilovich: How We Know What Isn't So)-There are natural weaknesses in our reasoning process-Speed v. accuracy tradeoff Principle of Charity- give the benefit of the doubt to a position under consideration...
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course IHSS IHSS 1051 taught by Professor Vanorman during the Spring '08 term at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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