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26 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 31 July 2008 06:57PM

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Comment author: Tim_Tyler 01 August 2008 06:35:22AM 1 point [-]

Re: Culture itself evolves and follows the same principles of evolution as humans and honeybees

Culture exhibits directed variation in a way that was extremely rare in evolution until recently. Obviously culture evolves - but whether the "principles" are the same depends on what list of principles you use.