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On 06/08/01 09:12, Scott Chase said this-
>The big problem would not be
>in using the word "culture", but employing this term in a way that
>anthropocentrically places humans within a charmed circle, removed from the
Granted, but, that anthropocentricity is where the meaning of 'culture'
_came_ from, not the realms of behaviorism or biology. (Well, 'culture'
in biology means something quite different, although, yeah, the
Backstreet Boys and MTV are sorts of germs, in their own way....)
Culture can easily become 'artistic behavior', 'social behavior', 'tribal
behavior', etc, with no harm to its roots, its expression, or its
Shouldn't we leave culture in its petri dish?
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