here's an idea for a starter [it's a mechanistic metaphor, rather than a
biological one - sorry about that]
unlearning is like deleting a file on your hard disk, all that happens is
that the file tag is torn off, the data is still sitting there until
sometime later it is overwritten...
from Arthur Battram, organiser of the LGMB project 'Tools for Learning': helping local authorities to apply complexity concepts to personal and organisational learning. firstname.lastname@example.org "complexity is in here... and simplicity is out there...if we want it to be..."
Learning-org -- An Internet Dialog on Learning Organizations For info: <email@example.com> -or- <http://world.std.com/~lo/>