From: Wade T.Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed 30 Oct 2002 - 02:11:24 GMT
On Sunday, October 20, 2002, at 05:41 , Van oost Kenneth wrote:
> Wade, what about the sub- consciousness level of things !?
> Are there memes there?
From the perspective of the behavior-only model, no, there are no memes
there. Never were, never will be.
> Unless we know how memes are born and where
Memes are born and die in the behaviors of cultural performance. What
happens in the brain of the first performer, consciously or
unconsciously, is irrelevant to the observer, who will attempt, if any
attempt is made, to perform a totally new meme based upon his
apprehension of the original.
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