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Evolutionary Stable Strategies Game Theory Module - References

John Jungck, Jennifer Spangenberg

Popular Text Citations

Weibull, Jörgen. (1995). Evolutionary Game Theory. Cambridge, MA: The M.I.T. Press; Cloth: ISBN 0-262-23181-6; Paper: ISBN 0-262-73121-5.

Dugatkin, L. A.; Hudson, K. R. 2000. Game Theory and Animal Behavior. Oxford University Press: USA.

Maynard Smith, John. (1989; 1992). "DID DARWIN GET IT RIGHT ? Essays on Games, Sex and Evolution". Smith Chapman & Hall, cloth 1989; paperback 1992; ISBN 0-412-03821-8.

Research Articles

Foster, D.; Young, P. 1990. Stochastic evolutionary game dynamics. Theoretical Population Biology 38:219-232.

Sinervo, B.; Lively, C. M. 1996. The rock-paper-scissors game and the evolution of alternative strategies. Nature 380:240-243.

Hines, W. G. 1987. Evolutionarily [corrected] stable strategies: a review of basic theory. Theoretical Population Biology 31:114.

Kokko, H. 1997. Evolutionarily stable strategies of age-dependent sexual advertisement. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 41:99-107.

Education Research & Pedagogical Materials

Donovan T. and Welden C. (2002). Spreadsheet Exercises in Ecology and Evolution. Sinaver Associates: Sunderland, MA. 510-519.

Tutorial & Background materials

Bob Wyttenbach's GameBug (a very powerful Evolutionary Game Theory simulation) 

John Maynard Smith Detailed biography

General Game Theory Links 

Kenneth Prestwich's Game Theory and Biology website and applets