Re: Dawkins was right all along

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    >From: "Wade T.Smith" <>
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    >Subject: Re: Dawkins was right all along
    >Date: Sat, 22 Sep 2001 17:12:55 -0400
    >Hi Bill Spight -
    > >Children
    > >have many beliefs that are not learned.
    >Definitionally, all beliefs are learned behaviors.
    I'm struggling to think of a belief wwhich could result sans learning. Would
    a belief not resulting from learning be an innate or inherited idea?
    Propensities to learn in cerain ways could be heritable, but beliefs or
    ideas themselves?

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