group selection

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group selection

[¦grüp si¦lek·shən]
(evolution)
Selection in which changes in gene frequency are brought about by the differential extinction and proliferation of the local population.
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Among the topics are the automated recognition of archaeological feature in remotely sensed imagery, a spatially explicit model of multi-level selection and the evolution of food sharing in fragmented environments and its implications for early Stone Age behavior, the potential and limits of optical path analysis, and reproducible data analysis and the open source paradigm in archaeology.
voice dialing, music streaming control and multi-level selection menus.
Eusociality, in the rare instances it is achieved, evolves through the process called multi-level selection.
This is multi-level selection, operating at two levels.
At several points Wilson addresses the fact that multi-level selection theory is still rejected by a significant, if diminishing, portion of the scientific community.
Key topics in these 23 chapters are recruitment research, ethics, interviews, cognitive ability, personality, emotional issues, situational judgment tests, ethnic bias, job performance, the internet, person-environment fit research, global organizations, selection of employees for foreign jobs, teams, and multi-level selection.
Entries are judged on style, form, and content and each submission is given individual consideration through a multi-level selection process.

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