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Kaj_Sotala(Kaj Sotala)

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On the con­struc­tion of the self

Kaj_Sotala
29 May 2020 13:04 UTC
43 points
16 comments17 min readLW link

From self to crav­ing (three char­ac­ter­is­tics se­ries)

Kaj_Sotala
22 May 2020 12:16 UTC
36 points
20 comments11 min readLW link

Crav­ing, suffer­ing, and pre­dic­tive pro­cess­ing (three char­ac­ter­is­tics se­ries)

Kaj_Sotala
15 May 2020 13:21 UTC
51 points
36 comments19 min readLW link

A non-mys­ti­cal ex­pla­na­tion of “no-self” (three char­ac­ter­is­tics se­ries)

Kaj_Sotala
8 May 2020 10:37 UTC
67 points
30 comments20 min readLW link

A non-mys­ti­cal ex­pla­na­tion of in­sight med­i­ta­tion and the three char­ac­ter­is­tics of ex­is­tence: in­tro­duc­tion and preamble

Kaj_Sotala
5 May 2020 19:09 UTC
91 points
36 comments12 min readLW link

Stan­ford En­cy­clo­pe­dia of Philos­o­phy on AI ethics and superintelligence

Kaj_Sotala
2 May 2020 7:35 UTC
42 points
19 comments7 min readLW link
(plato.stanford.edu)

Heal­ing vs. ex­er­cise analo­gies for emo­tional work

Kaj_Sotala
27 Jan 2020 19:10 UTC
41 points
9 comments2 min readLW link
(kajsotala.fi)

The two-layer model of hu­man val­ues, and prob­lems with syn­the­siz­ing preferences

Kaj_Sotala
24 Jan 2020 15:17 UTC
69 points
13 comments9 min readLW link

[Question] Un­der what cir­cum­stances is “don’t look at ex­ist­ing re­search” good ad­vice?

Kaj_Sotala
13 Dec 2019 13:59 UTC
71 points
19 comments2 min readLW link

A mechanis­tic model of meditation

Kaj_Sotala
6 Nov 2019 21:37 UTC
107 points
8 comments21 min readLW link

On In­ter­nal Fam­ily Sys­tems and multi-agent minds: a re­ply to PJ Eby

Kaj_Sotala
29 Oct 2019 14:56 UTC
38 points
31 comments25 min readLW link

Book sum­mary: Un­lock­ing the Emo­tional Brain

Kaj_Sotala
8 Oct 2019 19:11 UTC
186 points
26 comments21 min readLW link

Against “Sys­tem 1” and “Sys­tem 2″ (sub­agent se­quence)

Kaj_Sotala
25 Sep 2019 8:39 UTC
91 points
17 comments16 min readLW link

Subagents, trauma and rationality

Kaj_Sotala
14 Aug 2019 13:14 UTC
71 points
4 comments19 min readLW link

Subagents, neu­ral Tur­ing ma­chines, thought se­lec­tion, and blindspots

Kaj_Sotala
6 Aug 2019 21:15 UTC
66 points
3 comments12 min readLW link

On pointless waiting

Kaj_Sotala
10 Jun 2019 8:58 UTC
43 points
6 comments1 min readLW link

In­te­grat­ing dis­agree­ing subagents

Kaj_Sotala
14 May 2019 14:06 UTC
95 points
14 comments21 min readLW link

Subagents, akra­sia, and co­her­ence in humans

Kaj_Sotala
25 Mar 2019 14:24 UTC
101 points
28 comments17 min readLW link

Subagents, in­tro­spec­tive aware­ness, and blending

Kaj_Sotala
2 Mar 2019 12:53 UTC
67 points
17 comments9 min readLW link

Build­ing up to an In­ter­nal Fam­ily Sys­tems model

Kaj_Sotala
26 Jan 2019 12:25 UTC
167 points
71 comments28 min readLW link