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Artificial Life


Artificial Life is the official journal of the International Society for Artificial Life (ISAL). Each issue features international research that spans the hierarchy of biological organization, including studies of the origin of life, self-assembly, growth and development, evolutionary and ecological dynamics, animal and robot behavior, social organization, and cultural evolution.

Table of Contents

Vol. 16, Issue 4 - Fall 2010


Relaxation of Selection, Niche Construction, and the Baldwin Effect in Language Evolution
pp. 271-287
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Modeling Social Learning of Language and Skills
pp. 289-309
Abstract | PDF (841.5 KB)
Enzyme-like Replication de Novo in a Microcontroller Environment
pp. 311-328
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Adaptive Networks: Theory, Models and Applications. T. Gross and H. Sayama (Eds.). (2009, Springer-Verlag.) £108, $159, 332 pages, 162 illustrations, 15 in color (hardcover).
pp. 329-331
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Information Theory and Evolution. John Avery. (2003, World Scientific.) £33 (paper). 217 pages.
pp. 333-335
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In Search for Conceptual Bridges: A Review of “Functions in Biological and Artificial Worlds” Functions in Biological and Artificial Worlds. Comparative Philosophical Perspectives. U. Krohs and P. Kroes (Eds.). Vienna Series in Theoretical Biology. (2
pp. 337-340
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