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Compositional evolution

the impact of sex, symbiosis, and modularity on the gradualist framework of evolution

by Watson, Richard A.

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evolution (Biology) -- Mathematical models.,
  • Computational biology.,
  • Evolutionary computation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRichard A. Watson.
    SeriesVienna series in theoretical biology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH371.3.M37 W38 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3422320M
    ISBN 10026223243X
    LC Control Number2005043852

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Offering a systematic and logical way of unpacking concepts and processes in these quartets that would otherwise remain opaque, the book’s narrative reveals new.

This book presents the history and development of compositional data analysis along with Aitchison's log-ratio approach.

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