As I grokked this from that one episode of Very Bad Wizards, intution and rationalism in making (certain types of) decisions down based on an understanding of what the outcomes of a choice of action might possibly be like break down as a result of the incommensurability involved in you potentially being a different person with unknown motivations in that possible future.
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Transformative Experience L. A. Paul, Transformative Experience, Oxford University Press, 2014, 189pp., $27.95 (hbk), ISBN 9780198717959. Reviewed by Krister Bykvist, Stockholm University 2015.10.09Transformative Experience | Reviews | Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews | University of Notre Dame