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Susan Blackmore Memes and "temes"

Meme

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What is a meme?  Richard Dawkins (1976) referred to memes as any idea, behavior, or skill that can be replicated and transferred from one person to the next. 

Meme[]

An evolutionary replicator, information copied from one person to the next by imitating.  Unlike genes, memes can be replicated in minutes.

Memetics[]

The study of replication, spread and evolution of memes.

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