# The Rationality of Near Bias toward both Future and Past Event

@article{Greene2021TheRO,
title={The Rationality of Near Bias toward both Future and Past Event},
author={Preston Greene and Alex O. Holcombe and Andrew J. Latham and Kristie Miller and James Norton},
journal={Review of Philosophy and Psychology},
year={2021},
pages={1-18}
}
• Published 6 January 2021
• Philosophy
• Review of Philosophy and Psychology
In recent years, a disagreement has erupted between two camps of philosophers about the rationality of bias toward the near (“near bias”) and bias toward the future (“future bias”). According to the traditional hybrid view, near bias is rationally impermissible, while future bias is either rationally permissible or obligatory. Time neutralists , meanwhile, argue that the hybrid view is untenable. They claim that those who reject near bias should reject both biases and embrace time neutrality…
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