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>Subject: Re: Study shows brain can learn without really trying
>Date: Sun, 25 Nov 2001 23:12:03 +0100 (MET)
> > What is demonstrated by similarity of behavior is similarity of
> > environment and species.
> > _How_ that is encoded is important, but I don't think it is Memetics.
>Japanese people burp after a good meal to show that they liked it.
>That we usually don't do this is a result of our culture and not of
>between species or environments. And cultural transmission (to teach the
>not to burp) is well Memetics.
Or Noogenetics ala Julian Huxley. Is there truly anything new under the sun?
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