Re: Meme-physics

Date: Tue 22 Oct 2002 - 07:11:28 GMT

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    Is there a Derek Gatherer in
    >the house?

    Yes, there is.

    The people you want to get in touch with, Darek, are the Wallaces, (Rodrick and RG) of The New York State Psychiatric Institute,on They sent me a manuscript of their book
    "The New Information Theory: applications in biology, medicine and social science" a while ago. I don't know if it is published yet. This is essentialy a full-blown Shannon info treatment of memetics: Chapter titles are: The New Information Theory Biological and Cultural Evolution Psychopathology Risk Behavior and Collective Cognition Large Scale Social Phenomena

    Here are some of their recent articles:

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