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How we think about causation

In Couterfactuals, Control, and Causation: Why Knowledgeable People Get Blamed More, Elizabeth A. Gilbert and colleagues report findings from three psychology experiments. Here’s their abstract: Legal and prescriptive theories of blame generally propose that judgments about an actor’s mental state

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No comms from 7pm till 1pm the next day

My mornings are for research. This has consequences: • from 7pm one day till 1pm the next I have no internet access; • my phone is in flight mode, so you won’t get me there either; • I might answer

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