Jul 12, 2011
a Very Helpful Review
by the Epinions community
Pros: An excellent introduction to Meme theory, gene-meme co-evolution, some interesting hypotheses.
Cons: Degenerates into nonsense, dogmatic, paperback version fell apart.
Summary: I just finished one of the best as well as one of the worst books I've read recently, "The Meme Machine" by Susan Blackmore. This book presents a lot of both interesting and scientifically plausible ideas. However, it is also a very ambitious book that ... read more