New memetics article online

Aaron Lynch (
Tue, 05 Aug 1997 14:58:40 -0500

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Date: Tue, 05 Aug 1997 14:58:40 -0500
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Subject: New memetics article online

Here is an introductory article which nevertheless contains fresh material
not found in THOUGHT CONTAGION. The new material concerns "the Word," the
Roswell UFO rumor, and the Heaven's Gate affair.

Thought Contagion and Heaven's Gate
Aaron Lynch diskutiert die Theorie der Memetik anhand der UFO-Sekte
Heaven's Gate - gefaehrliche Ansteckung.


--Aaron Lynch

THOUGHT CONTAGION: How Belief Spreads Through Society The New Science of Memes Basic Books. Info and free sample:

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