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    Free read ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ó paddingtonfestival.co.uk paddingtonfestival.co.uk ó 7 Read & Download Summary The Meme Machine (Popular Science) I was captivated when, years ago, I read Richard Dawkins's incantation of the concept of a meme. In his seminal book, The Selfish Gene, he introduced the concept of a meme late in the piece to offer a distinction between

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    [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk Black is a serious scholar who researched consciousness related themes and memetics. This book made me reflect about my l

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    [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk A great overview of memes and what drives our thoughts and actions everyday. Read this book if you want to underst

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    [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk There's very little here when it comes to understanding memes that's new, revolutionary, or very exciting. This author spends most of her time talking about numerous other theories of genes, consciousness, evolution, soci

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    Free read ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ó paddingtonfestival.co.uk paddingtonfestival.co.uk ó 7 Read & Download [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk Black's theory of memetic evolution changed my outlook on some basic philosophical issues namely agency and self identity. The following quote summarizes it:

    We once thought that biological design needed a creator, but we now know that natural selection can do all the designing on its own. Similarly, we o

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    [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk Well written book with challenging ideas to wrestle with. Very insightful and generally easy to read.

    If you buy t

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    [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk Dawkins briefly introduced the term 'meme' in "The Selfish Gene" in 1976, principally to show that the process of natural selection wa

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    [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk This is a brilliant book. I find the idea of memes fascinating and her theories explain so much. She also explains her ideas so clearly. Sadly, it's hard to imagine how the existence of memes can be conclusively proved to the same degree as the Darwin/ Wallace Theory of Evolution, but it would be nice to see re

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    [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk Mostly repititive. I found myself reading the same information over and over. The initial chapters however are very interesting. Latter chapter

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    [ The Meme Machine (Popular Science)] Kindle Ê paddingtonfestival.co.uk Free read ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ó paddingtonfestival.co.uk Summary The Meme Machine (Popular Science) For me, a terrific , thought inspiring book that fits in with many of the things I am trying to study. I have it in paperback and bought this for the convenience of kindle.

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Read & Download ê The Meme Machine (Popular Science) What is a meme First coined by Richard Dawkins in The Selfish Gene a meme is any idea behavior or skill that can be transferred from one person to another by imitation stories fashions inventions recipes songs ways of plowing a field or throwing a baseball or making a sculpture Thememe is also one of the most important and controversial concepts to emerge since The Origin of the Species appeared nearly 150 years ago In The Meme Machine Susan Black boldly asserts Just as the design of our bodies can be understo. I was captivated when years ago I read Richard Dawkins s incantation of the concept of a meme In his seminal book The Selfish Gene he introduced the concept of a meme late in the piece to offer a distinction between the human option to propagate one s genes albeit only as the vessel of these genes propelled by the blind hand of natural selection by murder plunder rapine and theft and the option to propagate one s ideas across the generations ostensibly a stronger personification of the individual that a strand of digitally coded DNA I remember Isaac Newton s genes now considerably diluted two to the power of however many generations and the success of his theories offered as an exampleBlack uses the definition that a meme is a unit of imitation a replicator Her book is a surpri

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Read & Download ê The Meme Machine (Popular Science) Od only in terms of natural selection so the design of our minds can be understood only in terms of memetic selection Indeed Black shows that once our distant ancestors acuired thecrucial ability to imitate a second kind of natural selection began a survival of the fittest amongst competing ideas and behaviors Ideas and behaviors that proved most adaptive making tools for example or using language survived and flourished replicating themselves in as many minds aspossible These memes then passed themselves on f. Black s theory of memetic evolution changed my outlook on some basic philosophical issues namely agency and self identity The following uote summarizes itWe once thought that biological design needed a creator but we now know that natural selection can do all the designing on its own Similarly we once thought that human design reuired a conscious designer inside us but we now know that memetic selection can do it on its own source pg 242 The Meme Machine by Susan Black

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Read & Download ê The Meme Machine (Popular Science) Rom generation to generation by helping to ensure that the genes of those who acuired them also survived and reproduced Applying this theory to many aspects of human life Black offers brilliant explanations for why we live in cities why wetalk so much why we can't stop thinking why we behave altruistically how we choose our mates and much With controversial implications for our religious beliefs our free will our very sense of self The Meme Machine offers a provocative theory everyone will soon be talking abou. Well written book with challenging ideas to wrestle with Very insightful and generally easy to readIf you buy this be aware of the clear agenda of people with these ideas The concept of the meme is powerful and persuasive BUT to describe God as meme is like reading the Tower of Babel story all over againI enjoyed reading it precisely because it makes me think carefully about things