Re: virus: Sign memes & Chomsky

Tony Hindle (
Thu, 10 Apr 1997 13:00:41 +0100

In message <>,
Tim Rhodes <> writes
>On Wed, 9 Apr 1997, Tony Hindle wrote:
>> I am sure this can be translated into a more Memetically based
>> description:
>> The myriad disconected "spieces" of observations and pre-
>> theories from a hundred years ago have given rise to a far smaller
>> number of "Families" of concepts for the teaching of todays 14 yr olds.
>> So todays 14 yr olds by filtering the families of concepts through their
>> LADs add a hugher order of grammar.
>> Can anyone make any sense of any of what I am trying to say
>> here?
>Yes. A friend of mine, a teacher, is working on finding a sort of Grand
>Unified Theory for all these "Families" of concepts that can be applied
>across all disciplines (no mean feat!).
Wow that sounds so brilliant. If ever your friend is round your
place ask her/him to post some thoughts.

Tony Hindle.