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Wisdom of Crowds: Stereotypes Are The Most Accurate Measure in Social Science
(apologies to the author but I must keep these 'finds' in my database. The internet is not dependable enough.) By Lee Jussim THE LONGSTANDING AND LOGICALLY INCOHERENT EMPHASIS ON STEREOTYPE INACCURACY Psychological perspectives once defined stereotypes…
On Stereotypes - They're True.
By Eli Harman (IMPORTANT POST) [T]he following is my condensed restatement of Jason Cogwell's theory of confirmation bias as a collective cognition strategy. There are a great many instances where making a generalization could be useful, helpful, or…
¿Por que me importa la clase trabajadora?
[P]orque nosotros somos compatibles, y necesitamos el uno del otro. Alguno de nosotros trabajamos, otros trabajamos en gerencia, algunos calculamos y diseñamos, algunos de nosotros organizamos, y algunos otros decidimos qué organizar, calcular, dise…
Externalities And Keynesian Economics In Context Of Information And Decidability
 [I]n price-theory, an externality is any benefit or loss not included in the price of the exchange.But we can debate whether economics is the study of investment, production, distribution, trade, and consumption, or whether economics is the model un…
Belief In Libertarian Models Doesn’t Matter, Survival From Competition Does.
---"Which libertarian model do you believe in?"---[R]emember that the way you test a theory is not way finding to justify it but like composing a novel throwing obstacles in front of to see if it can survive.It does not matter what we believe. It matters …
Why Do I Care About The Working Class?
[W]e are compatible, and we need each other. Some of us work, some of us manage, some of us calculate and design, some of us organize, and some of us decide what to organize, calculate and design, manage, and labor upon.It is when we successfully determin…
Chemistry, and Doing The Dishes
[T]he subject I know the least about is chemistry. Why? For very simple reasons: while there is an intellectual component that is akin to three-dimensional puzzle-solving, the existential feature of chemistry is dishwashing.Now, aside from the fact that a…
Philosophy: Continental Imaginative Literature(positive) Priests Vs Analytic Critical Law(negative) Judges
[P]hilosophers function as intellectual police, detectives, judges, and sometimes executioners. Although I have had literary (nonsense) philosophers criticize me for the position, endlessly.If philosophy does not consist in the study of how to speak the t…
Repositioning Economics, Sociology, Philosophy and Law
[S]o today I have discussed repositioning economics as social science, and social science as pseudoscience. And repositioning philosophy as positive aspirational literature of rationalist priests, and negative critical law, of empirical judges.This mirror…
An Anarcho Capitalist Society In The Long Run… Nope. Impossible/
—“How would an Anarcho Capitalist society look like, in the long run?”— [L]et’s take a look:(a) Libertines (anarcho capitalists) differ from libertarians (jeffersonian contractualists), where Contractualist Libertarian = do no harm to the common…