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Good_Burning_Plastic comments on CFAR’s new focus, and AI Safety - Less Wrong

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Comment author: Good_Burning_Plastic 08 December 2016 09:47:33AM *  1 point [-]

Many academics focus on writing for academics, but many don't.

Given "publish or perish", usually the latter won't stay in academia for long.

Comment author: satt 10 December 2016 03:58:06PM 0 points [-]

I'd be reluctant to go as far as "usually", but yes, publish-or-perish norms are playing a role here too.