Instrumental convergence

Known as: Paperclip maximizer 
Instrumental convergence is the hypothetical tendency for most sufficiently intelligent agents to pursue certain instrumental goals such as self… (More)
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2012
2012
This paper discusses the relation between intelligence and motivation in artificial agents, developing and briefly arguing for… (More)
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2011
2011
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My aim in this paper is to explore the relationship between epistemic rationality and instrumental rationality. By epistemic… (More)
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2006
2006
This article reports an ethnographic study of a subsidized computer center for children in an inner-city library. Unsurprisingly… (More)
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2005
2005
Whether or not it pays to be green or under what circumstances is an important ongoing debate among economic researchers. However… (More)
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2004
2004
After an introduction which addresses some basic questions, this article is organized around three points: The theoretical… (More)
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2003
2003
[1] Measurements of NO2 were taken at Cornelia Fort Airpark in Nashville, TN, during the 1999 Southern Oxidant Study using three… (More)
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2003
2003
This paper characterizes the core of a differentiable convex distortion of a probability measure on a nonatomic space by… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
■ Abstract Sociologists have turned to collective identity to fill gaps in resource mobilization and political process accounts… (More)
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1996
1996
A new tunable cw far-infrared difference-frequency spectrometer has been developed by mixing two single-mode visible dye lasers… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
In this essay I intend to briefly summarize the essential characteristics of the new institutional economics, to describe how it… (More)
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