Reason & Rutten 2018: Predictive Hermeneutics
Surprisal, cognitive updating, and the avant-garde.
Situating LessWrong in Contemporary Philosophy (In Progress)
Reinventing the wheel, or breaking new ground?
Discursive Games, Discursive Warfare
Why do people argue different positions depending on who they're talking to?
1: The Meaning of Meaning
Starting from scratch: meaning, intent, and entailment.
1.5 P. Modernist
1.7 P. Modernist
2: Context and Social Games
From case studies to general principles.2.1 Crispy
3: Stacked Games and Mutual Futures Modeling
How we keep double ledgers, or, "having your cake and eating it too."3.1 Hazard
4: On Generalized Reading
Moving away from signaling theory's "writing" paradigm.4.1 Reason
Crispy Chicken: The Lipstick Economy of Ideas
Crispy Chicken: Concepts Are Tools, Not Artifacts
Suspended Reason: The surrogation matrix
Crispy Chicken: Wireheading is a Teleological Misnomer
Suspended Reason: From measurement to degeneration
Spilled Reality: Reference on the fly
Spilled Reality: Mutual Modeling of Futures
Crispy Chicken: Miscellaneous Musings on Language
Crispy Chicken: How Should We Describe How Language Works?
Spilled Reality: Sporting vs. Herding
Charts on Charts: Learning From All Directions
Crispy Chicken: My Struggle with Literalism
Natural Hazard: Gödel's Legacy: A game without end
Suspended Reason: Institutional Myth in Contemporary Art
Spilled Reality: Generalized Compatibilism
Intro to Strategic Interactionism
Rescussitating the love-child of Schelling and Goffman.
The Efficient Transaction Hypothesis
Forget fungible value: if someone makes a trade, assume it's efficient.
The Reality-Games-Narratives-Morality Approach
Fictional games sitting atop non-fictional games.
Arguing Definitions As Arguing Decisions
If observable properties, then behavioral consequences.
All the things formal systems can't do and whether they matter.