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24 Post author: Kaj_Sotala 04 August 2011 11:35AM

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Comment author: Normal_Anomaly 04 August 2011 06:46:06PM 3 points [-]

I think the tendency to treat events as evidence of entities more than is warranted is called "agency bias," or "delusions of agency" when it's unusuallly strong.

Comment author: lessdazed 05 August 2011 02:01:49AM 4 points [-]

Sometimes called promiscuous teleology.

Comment author: EvelynM 06 August 2011 02:22:42AM 0 points [-]

Thank you.

Comment author: EvelynM 06 August 2011 02:22:33AM 0 points [-]

Thank you.