TITLE

Smith, John Maynard

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Smith, John Maynard (1920-) was a world-renowned British evolutionary biologist and author of numerous books on evolution, both scientific and popular. He was acclaimed for his study of the parallels between game theory and the eolutionary �strategies� that occur at a biological level to maintain a specie's existence.
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37309270

 

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