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rationalisable

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Ses personnages en produisent une semblable: depouilles de caracteristiques humaines, tout en etant des hommes, comme les marionnettes paraissent l'etre, ils appartiennent a l'ordre de l'inexplique, de l'indicible, a l'oppose du personnage classique: celui-ci manifeste coherence et continuite, voire contradiction interne, a condition qu'elle soit rationalisable.
Aversive racism theorists argue that liberals believe themselves to be non-prejudiced but harbour unconscious negative feelings about blacks that are expressed in subtle, indirect and rationalisable ways, including opposition to affirmative action (Gaertner and Dovidio 1986, Dovidio and Gaertner 2004).
Provided that CKR is a coherent assumption, it implies that the players will choose strategies that are rationalisable.
Applying these ideas to Heads and Tails, we find that both (pure) strategies are rationalisable for both players.
As we have already shown, Tails is a rationalisable strategy; and the situation in which each player expects the other to play Tails is a Nash equilibrium.