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Some topics in theoretical population genetics: editorial commentaries on a selection of Marc Feldman's TPB papers

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Lee Altenberg, Nicole Creanza, Laurel Fogarty, Lilach Hadany, Oren Kolodny, Kevin N. Laland, Laurent Lehmann, Sarah P. Otto, Noah A. Rosenberg, Jeremy Van Cleve, John Wakeley

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Abstract

This article consists of commentaries on a selected group of papers of Marc Feldman published in Theoretical Population Biology from 1970 to the present. The papers describe a diverse set of population-genetic models, covering topics such as cultural evolution, social evolution, and the evolution of recombination. The commentaries highlight Marc Feldman's role in providing mathematically rigorous formulations to explore qualitative hypotheses, in many cases generating surprising conclusions.
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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4-8
Number of pages5
JournalTheoretical Population Biology
Volume129
Early online date26 Dec 2018
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Publication statusPublished - Oct 2019
EventSymposium on Feldmania II in honor of Marcus Feldman's 75th birthday - Stanford, Canada
Duration: 1 Nov 2017 → …

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  • REDUCTION PRINCIPLE, EVOLUTION, MODIFIERS, MUTATION

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