Re: A meme is...

From: Philip Jonkers (
Date: Fri 18 Oct 2002 - 07:19:28 GMT

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    > ...a mental predisposition to engage in instances of certain behaviors
    > more frequently than one might engage in them in its absence.

    But this suggestion precludes behavior itself, as well as artifacts and inventions, all of which are attributes of culture which can all be replicated (to variable accuracy though). I'm afraid I find this a too limited definition. I'm also not sure if one can replicate a `mental predisposition'. Perhaps you can explain in greater detail what you mean Joe.


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