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Group of people related by blood or marriage.


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Please answer: Group selection and Sociobiology

... this thread. I'm currently into sociobiology (not studying it, just thinking of doing so) I've read on a topic called group selection but I haven't fully understood it yet. I know that group selection is the idea ...

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by Veritophilia
Sun Feb 23, 2014 11:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Please answer: Group selection and Sociobiology
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Views: 1037

Evolutionary mechanisms

... I have found: gene flow, genetic draft, genetic hitchhiking, horizontal gene transfer, endosymbiosis, symbiogenesis, paleopolyploidy (genome duplications), group selection, internal selection, kin selection, social selection, somatic Selection, ...

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by Forests
Wed Nov 07, 2012 3:14 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionary mechanisms
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Views: 6272

Re:

... what generally constitute a population in evolutionary theory is a group of interbreeding individuals. So unless you want to tell us that your ... in general populations are large enough to limit breeding from close kin, the effect of the removal of one gene copy is generally minimal. Unless ...

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by Crucible
Wed Nov 09, 2011 2:14 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionists Show of Shutting Down the Debate
Replies: 71
Views: 30025

Evolutionists Show of Shutting Down the Debate

... with the advent of the industrial revolution. Because when looking at DNA polymorphism around the location of the gene responsible for ... what generally constitute a population in evolutionary theory is a group of interbreeding individuals. So unless you want to tell us that your ...

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by canalon
Tue Nov 08, 2011 9:56 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionists Show of Shutting Down the Debate
Replies: 71
Views: 30025

Re: Question, Need some opinions

Wiki says: Kin selection refers to apparent strategies in evolution that favor the reproductive success of an organism's relatives, even at a cost to their own survival and/or reproduction. Group selection refers to the idea that genes can become fixed or spread in a population ...

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by livepool
Tue Apr 12, 2011 3:50 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question, Need some opinions
Replies: 0
Views: 869
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