G5 Doctoral dissertation (article)
New insights on the role of ecology and life-history in social evolution (2017)


Avila, P. (2017). New insights on the role of ecology and life-history in social evolution [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Jyväskylä. Jyväskylä studies in biological and environmental science, 326. http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-39-6904-2


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Publication details

All authors or editors: Avila, Piret

ISBN: 978-951-39-6905-9

Journal or series: Jyväskylä studies in biological and environmental science

ISSN: 1456-9701

Publication year: 2017

Number in series: 326

Number of pages in the book: 29

Publisher: University of Jyväskylä

Place of Publication: Jyväskylä

Publication country: Finland

Publication language: English

Persistent website address: http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-39-6904-2

Publication open access: Not open

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Publication is parallel published (JYX): http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-39-6904-2

Additional information: Artikkeliväitöskirjan yhteenveto-osa ja 3 eripainosta. Julkaisussa virheellinen verkkoaineiston ISBN 978-951-39-6906-6. Uusia oivalluksia ekologian ja elinkierron merkityksestä sosiaalisuuden evoluutiossa. Myös Verkkoaineisto (PDF): ISBN 978-951-39-6904-2


Keywords: evolution; natural selection; reproduction (biology); cooperation (general); altruism; Hymenoptera; social insects; mathematical models; optimisation; game theory; eusociality; kin selection

Free keywords: cooperative breeding; social evolution; evolutionary model; dynamic optimization; life-history theory


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Reporting Year: 2017

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