Humans doing Bayes

Tag for ex­am­ples of hu­man be­ings ap­ply­ing ex­plic­itly Bayesian rea­son­ing in ev­ery­day life. Par­ent for rules, heuris­tics, and con­cepts that are speci­fi­cally about the hu­man, cog­ni­tive use of ex­plicit Bayesian rea­son­ing.



  • Bayesian reasoning

    A prob­a­bil­ity-the­ory-based view of the world; a co­her­ent way of chang­ing prob­a­bil­is­tic be­liefs based on ev­i­dence.

  • Rationality