The "What is Money?" Show

WiM045 - The Vervaeke Series | Episode 2 | Wisdom and the 4 Levels of Knowing

Episode Notes

John Vervaeke joins me for a deep conversation exploring his work as a cognitive scientist and his YouTube lecture series "Awakening from the Meaning Crisis."

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Transcript:

OUTLINE
00:00:00 “What is Money?” Intro
00:00:05 NYDIG
00:01:23 Connections Between Value, Relevance, and Action
00:05:02 The Generalization and Discrimination Tradeoff
00:07:44 The Rationality Debates
00:12:17 Bounded Rationality is Not Logic
00:14:11 The Functions of Distributed Cognition
00:16:56 Temporal Discounting and Adaptivity
00:18:46 Anxiety as Insufficient Temporal Discounting
00:21:53 Markets as Dynamical Systems
00:23:33 The Sense of Presence
00:28:07 The Four Levels of Knowing
00:30:54 Meta-Perspectival Ability
00:32:28 The Meta-Perspectival/Success Tradeoff
00:33:58 The Four Levels of Memory
00:36:04 Self-Deception at Each Level of Knowing
00:39:29 Wisdom Coordinates All Levels of Knowing
00:41:11 “The Reciprocal Opening that We Call Love”

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