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Title The mathematics of Darwin's legacy / Fabio A.C.C. Chalub, José Francisco Rodrigues, editors
Published Basel : Birkhäuser, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 293 pages)
Series Mathematics and biosciences in interaction
Mathematics and biosciences in interaction.
Contents What changes has mathematics made to the Darwinian theory? / W.J. Ewens -- The mathematics of Darwin's theory of evolution : 1859 and 150 years later / P. Schuster -- Some mathematical models in evolutionary genetics / R. Bürger -- Extinction, persistence, and evolution / P. Jagers -- Group theory in homogeneous populations (rescuing Darwin from the mud) / P. Taylor -- Evolutionary dynamics of collective action / J.M. Pacheco [and others] -- On kin and group selection, and the haystack model / V.A.A. Jansen -- Population formulation of adaptative meso-evolution : theory and numerics / S. Mirrahimi [and others] -- Random modeling of adaptive dynamics and evolutionary branching / S. Méléard -- Thoughts on the geometry of meso-evolution : collecting mathematical elements for a postmodern synthesis / J.A.J. (Hans) Metz -- When do optimisation arguments make evolutionary sense? / M. Gyllenberg, J.A.J. (Hans) Metz and R. Service
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Biomathematics.
Form Electronic book
Author Chalub, Fabio A. C. C.
Rodrigues, José-Francisco.
ISBN 3034801211
303480122X (electronic bk.)
9783034801225 (electronic bk.)