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Larks comments on Politics is the Mind-Killer - Less Wrong

72 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 18 February 2007 09:23PM

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Comment author: Larks 26 January 2012 11:00:52PM 5 points [-]

There's a chapter in Bostrom's Existential Risks by Caplan on the subject.

Comment author: Bugmaster 26 January 2012 11:34:57PM 0 points [-]

Sounds interesting, I'll put it on my to-read pile -- thanks !

Comment author: bio_logical 16 October 2013 04:55:25AM 0 points [-]

The Caplan work, The Totalitarian Threat, as a Word Document, is excellent, as is his book "Myth of the Rational Voter," (a brief speech summarizing the book's thesis), but neither work covers the primary dissenting points raised in this thread.