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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. 17, Issue 4 - Fall 2011


Complex Networks
pp. 259-261
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Local-Global Interaction and the Emergence of Scale-Free Networks with Community Structures
pp. 263-279
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Growth and Optimality in Network Evolution
pp. 281-291
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Information Dynamics in Small-World Boolean Networks
pp. 293-314
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Fisher Information at the Edge of Chaos in Random Boolean Networks
pp. 315-329
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Modular Random Boolean Networks1
pp. 331-351
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Properties of Biological Mutation Networks and Their Implications for ALife
pp. 353-364
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The Evolution of Cooperation on Correlated Payoff Landscapes
pp. 365-373
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Information Content of Colored Motifs in Complex Networks
pp. 375-390
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Reviewers of Volume 17
pp. 391-391
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