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Z._M._Davis comments on No License To Be Human - Less Wrong

18 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 20 August 2008 11:18PM

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Comment author: Z._M._Davis 21 August 2008 03:41:25AM 4 points [-]

"But of course I made a very deliberate decision not to speak of "h-right". That sounds like there is a general license to be human."

Okay, this is a good point, and a good post.

I still think, however, you're left with the empirical question of how strongly psychological unity applies to moral dynamics: to what extent (if any) different people are just different optimization processes with nothing to argue about.