postrationalism

30 Oct 2021 02:15 - 16 Dec 2022 12:22
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    • A difficult to define ideology, but literally means people who have moved beyond Rationalism. Meaningness and Ribbonfarm are usually taken to be postrationalist, and I'm close enough to those precincts that it probably means I am too, although in truth I was probably never Rationalist enough to qualify.
    • Several of the essays in LWMap/A Map That Reflects the Territory seem kind of postrationalist, in that they take seriously the importance of modes of thought that are not particularly amenable to reason, like aesthetics and meditation.