Episode 41

#41 - Parenting, Epistemology, and EA (w/ Lulie Tanett)


June 20th, 2022

1 hr 18 mins 15 secs

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About this Episode

We're joined by the wonderful Lulie Tanett to talk about effective altruism, pulling spouses out of burning buildings, and why you should prefer critical rationalism to Bayesianism for your mom's sake. Buckle up!

We discuss:

  • Lulie's recent experience at EA Global
  • Bayesianism and how it differs from critical rationalism
  • Common arguments in favor of Bayesianism
  • Taking Children Seriously
  • What it was like for Lulie growing up without going to school
  • The Alexander Technique, Internal Family Systems, Gendlin's Focusing, and Belief Reporting


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