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Martin a nowak is professor of biology and of mathematics at harvard university and director of the program for evolutionary dynamics he works on the mathematical theory of evolution including the evolution of cooperation and human language, the dynamics of virus infections and human cancer. Bridging the divide between theology and science natural cooperation - as what martin nowak calls a nowak, evolution, games and god: the principle of.
Description of the book evolution, games, and god: the principle of cooperation: according to the reigning competition-driven model of evolution, selfish behaviors that maximize an organism's reproductive potential offer a fitness advantage over self-sacrificing behaviors--rendering unselfish behavior for the sake of others a mystery. An evolutionarily stable strategy used in the social sciences by robert axelrod in his 1984 book the evolution of cooperation or evolutionary game theory. Cooperation, not struggle for survival, drives evolution, say researchers empirical experiment confirms new hypothesis on evolution of life date.
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Martin a nowak, author of darwin martin a nowak author of evolutionary dynamics: evolution, games, and god: the principle of cooperation. The evolutionary psychology of religion is the study which view religion as having evolved to enhance cooperation and robert wright´s the evolution of god. Her most recent books are god, sexuality and the self: an essay 'on the trinity' (cambridge university press, 2010), the new asceticism (continuum, forthcoming 2010) and, co-edited with martin a nowak, evolution, games and god: the principle of cooperation (harvard university press, forthcoming 2011. Thanks martin, it is maddening and what do evolutionary psychologists and sociologists think about peter kropotkin's mutual aid: leading to cooperation.