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Hi Grant Callaghan -
>We recommended that the unit of culture -- now
>called meme -- be the same as the node of semantic memory and its correlates
>in brain activity. The level of the node, whether concept (the simplest
>recognizable unit), proposition, or schema, determines the complexity of the
>idea, behavior, or artifact that it helps to sustain in the culture at
>large." Chapter 7, From Genes to Culture.
>In other words, E. O. Wilson is just one more voice in the hunt for a clear
>definition of the meme.
And we are hunting for "the node of semantic memory and its correlates in
But, ain't 'the node of semantic memory' another unicorn?
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