THUNK – 150. Mutual & Common Knowledge

Mutual & common knowledge: because simulating someone else simulating you is confusing…perhaps usefully so….

-Links for the Curious-

Common Knowledge & Aumann’s Agreement Theorem, by Scott Aaronson – www.scottaaronson.com/blog/?p=2410

Common Knowledge (Vanderschraaf & Sillari, 2014) – plato.stanford.edu/entries/common-knowledge/

The Psychology of Common Knowledge & Coordination (Thomas et al, 2014) – dash.harvard.edu/bitstream/handle/1/14330738/The%20Psychology%20of%20Common%20Knowledge%20and%20Coordination_Thomas%20DeScioli%20Haque%20%26%20Pinker.pdf?sequence=1

Bystander “Apathy” (Latane & Darley, 1969) – greatergood.berkeley.edu/images/uploads/Latane-BystanderApathy.pdf

The logic of indirect speech (Pinker et al, 2008) – stevenpinker.com/publications/logic-indirect-speech

 

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