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Comment author: kbog  (EA Profile) 14 November 2017 11:20:43PM 3 points [-]

I think what modesty proponents are really doing is not generalizing endlessly, but identifying a relatively wide generalization, something like "people who have academically studied this field" or "people who share the basic tenets of rational inquiry", and sticking with it.