Acting under a description - Wikipedia

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Acting under a description - Wikipedia

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"to show who's boss", "because I have ADHD", or "because I was provoked". + Hacking is not concerned with which description best suits the act, but rather, how the descriptions under which people act depend on the descriptions available to them.