From: Wade T. Smith (email@example.com)
Date: Mon 09 Jun 2003 - 11:33:52 GMT
On Sunday, June 8, 2003, at 11:03 PM, Lawrence wrote:
> One thing cannot be copied by the second man is the originality of the
> done by the first. That is, the act of creation is itself quite
> from the act of imitation. The two acts may look the same to an
> but the experience of the act, and what led to it cognitively, will be
> different for the two men. Yes?
This was one of the real situations that the memeinthemind model simply
ignored, which led me to reject it, as this is a prime factor in
cultural evolution, creativity.
And memes have nothing to do with creativity. But the mind does.
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