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> "Logic" in my view isn't a meme, as it's a way of thinking.
Well, Vincent as you might know, one of the shocking but
strictly honest and rational implications of memetics
is that thinking itself is largely governed by memes. A way of
thinking is equivalent to an adopted memeplex at work.
> Can logic be transmitted? Perhaps the idea of logic can be,
> but the thing
> itself IMHO cannot.
I contend that logic constitutes a vast legacy of memes,
e.g. mathematics. Logic itself cannot be propageted all at once,
of course, but its memetic elements can.
Logical ideas or elements are highly successful memes simply
because they work! Nature works logical. To have access to
logic means being able to anticipate and explain nature and thus
increase your well being (e.g. technology, science). In the e
arly days this would have been, chances of survival (e.g.
anticipation of natural disasters, enemy movement, foodprocessing).
I hope you've read my first response Vincent.
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