Aggression, segregation and stability in a dominance hierarchy.

Abstract

Central to our understanding of social group formation and maintenance is the question of how within-group conflict resolution is achieved in the face of asymmetrical competition over resources and reproduction. A crucial yet implicit assumption of many conflict resolution models dealing with reproductive skew is that subordinates have perfect knowledge of… (More)
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2009.1839

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