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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. 8, Issue 1 - Winter 2002


News from the Editor
pp. 1-3
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Mutualism Promotes Diversity and Stability in a Simple Artificial Ecosystem
pp. 5-24
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Compositional Syntax From Cultural Transmission
pp. 25-54
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Agent-Based Computational Economics: Growing Economies From the Bottom Up
pp. 55-82
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Artificial Life Models for Musical Applications: Workshop Report
pp. 83-86
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The View From Elsewhere: Perspectives on ALife Modeling
pp. 87-100
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Adventures in Modeling
pp. 101-102
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