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Darwinizing culture

Darwinizing culture

the status of memetics as a science

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social perception,
  • Memetics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Robert Aunger ; with a foreword by Daniel Dennett
    ContributionsAunger, Robert
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM1041 .D37 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 242 p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18117173M
    ISBN 100192632442
    LC Control Number00055729

    Keres egy könyvet Darwinizing Culture től: Robert Aunger? Vásárolja meg egy elismert boltban kedvező áron. Átvételi pontok Csehország egész területén 30 napos visszatérítéssel! From biology to culture to the new new economy, the buzzword on everyone's lips is "meme." How do animals learn things? How does human culture evolve? How does viral marketing work? The answer to these disparate questions and even to what is the nature of thought itself is, simply, the meme. For decades researchers have been convinced that memes were The Next Big 4/5(1).

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Darwinizing Culture: The Status of Memetics as a Science Our intuitions are not a cultrue basis for building or refuting claims about the nature of our minds and the memes, as they lead us to overrate our conscious teleological control over our creativity or to engage in a semantic mapping between whole cuoture, ideas or theories and single memes.

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With a foreword by Daniel Categories: Evolution of Culture in Philosophy of. Dawkins: A Meme - a unit of cultural transmission. A variety of academics from different disciplines look at the "meme" idea 24 years after Dawkins introduced it in his book, "The Selfish Gene".

The result is a miserable rag bag of a text.3/5(1). Professor Daniel Dennett (Tufts University) speaks at the University of Edinburgh's Philosophy Society, 19th March This book provides a unique discussion of human evolution from a philosophical viewpoint, looking at the facts and interpretations since Charles Darwin's The Descent of Man.

Michael Ruse explores such topics as the nature of scientific theories, the relationships between culture and biology, the problem of progress and the extent to which evolutionary issues pose problems .