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Guest Post: The Evolution of a Meme’s Highway

February 29, 2012


The official description for the word meme is an idea, behaviour or style that spreads from person to person within our societies. The game known as Chinese whispers pops into mind as one avenue of meme travel. So Beethoven’s symphony, The Matrix Trilogy or even the story of Jesus Christ are all classified as meme’s […]

The Fallacies of Islamic Economics

February 7, 2012


There are many definitions of everything that Economics embodies, but the most commonly accepted one came from the prominent economist and LSE tutor Lionel Robbins who categorised it as ‘a science which studies human behaviour as a relationship between ends and scarce means which have alternative uses’.  That is, in fact, the best and simplest […]