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Cooperation, behavioural synchrony and status in social networks.

Abstract:

In this paper we present a new approach to modelling group coordination, based on dyadic synchronisation in a non-panmictic, structured network (a problem that applies widely to all species that live in medium to large groups). Using this approach, we present three models with three new theoretical results. (1) Multi-layered networks are optimal for groups that face costs associated with maintaining relationships among the members, combined with costs associated with information flows. (2) Th...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.jtbi.2012.05.007

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Dávid-Barrett, T More by this author
Dunbar, RI More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Publisher:
Elsevier B.V. Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of theoretical biology Journal website
Volume:
308
Pages:
88-95
Publication date:
2012-09-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1095-8541
ISSN:
0022-5193
URN:
uuid:0af1bc31-90d9-400e-a49a-46f31c0c8d98
Source identifiers:
350776
Local pid:
pubs:350776

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