Elements of Computational Philosophy, Vol. I: Truth

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We’re excited to share the first volume of Elements of Computational Philosophy, an interdisciplinary and collaborative project series focused on operationalizing fundamental philosophical notions in ways that are natively compatible with the current paradigm in AI.

The first volume paints a broad-strokes picture of operationalizing truth and truth-seeking. Beyond this high-level focus, its 100+ pages can be framed in several different ways, which is why we placed multiple topic-based summaries at the beginning of the document. The note to the reader and the table of contents should further help scope and navigate the document.

Have a pleasant read, and feel free to use this linkpost to comment on the document as you go. Questions, criticism, and suggestions are all welcome.

PS: There will soon be a presentation about the overarching project series as part of the alignment speaker series hosted by EleutherAI. Expect more information soon on the #announcements channel of their Discord server. In general, keep an eye on this space.