TITLE

Grundfragen kultureller Evolutionstheorie und evolutionärer Ethik

AUTHOR(S)
Schurz, Gerhard
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Erwägen Wissen Ethik;2010, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p298
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article responds to a preceding thematic article in this issue by Hans Mohr titled "Evolutionary Ethics." The author summarizes the main differences between biological evolution based on genes and cultural evolution based on memes as hinging on the concepts of reproduction and identity of memes, the intentionality underlying memetic variation, and the Lamarckian possibilities inherent in memetic selection.
ACCESSION #
57235565

 

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