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imagine two warring tribes...
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they are somewhat evenly matched in terms of size, available stone age weaponry...
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yet one tribe fights because they believe that their sun god has been insulted and by the enemy tribe...
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and will punish them if they don't exact vengeance by sabotaging their future hunts.
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the other tribe, the boulder tribe is an atheist tribe, and are just going about their business.
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who will win the battle?
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ideology and faith can generate a cause that is otherwise unsupported in the local informational topology.
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it gives individuals and groups of individuals with commonly held beliefs a way to escape local maximums...
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despite an imperfect ability to collect information about greater peaks outside the immediate information environment.
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analogous to fighting for a cause.
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also reminds me of the unreasonable confidence idea.
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