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Artificial Life


Artificial Life is the official journal of the International Society for Artificial Life (ISAL). Each issue features international research that spans the hierarchy of biological organization, including studies of the origin of life, self-assembly, growth and development, evolutionary and ecological dynamics, animal and robot behavior, social organization, and cultural evolution.

Table of Contents

Vol. 1, Issue 1_2 - Fall 1993/Winter 1994


Editor's Introduction
pp. v-viii
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Artificial Life as a Tool for Biological Inquiry
pp. 1-13
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Cooperation and Community Structure in Artificial Ecosystems
pp. 15-37
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Extended Molecular Evolutionary Biology: Artificial Life Bridging the Gap Between Chemistry and Biology
pp. 39-60
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Visual Models of Morphogenesis
pp. 61-74
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The Artificial Life Roots of Artificial Intelligence
pp. 75-110
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Toward Synthesizing Artificial Neural Networks that Exhibit Cooperative Intelligent Behavior: Some Open Issues in Artificial Life
pp. 111-134
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Modeling Adaptive Autonomous Agents
pp. 135-162
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Chaos as a Source of Complexity and Diversity in Evolution
pp. 163-177
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An Evolutionary Approach to Synthetic Biology: Zen and the Art of Creating Life
pp. 179-209
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Beyond Digital Naturalism
pp. 211-227
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Learning About Life
pp. 229-241
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Books on Artifical Life and Related Topics
pp. 243-247
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