The evolution of cooperation

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Basic Books, Apr 15, 1984 - History - 241 pages
This widely praised and much-discussed book explores how cooperation can emerge in a world of self-seeking egoists—whether superpowers, businesses, or individuals—when there is no central authority to police their actions.

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An interesting evaluation of why we do/should make certain choices at certain times with respect to repeated interactions with those who have opposing interests. Especially apropos in the time of Trump. Read full review

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I read this while I was in rehab from a motorcycle accident; and even under the influence of painkillers & other meds I found it understandable. Fascinating. Read full review

Contents

The Problem of Cooperation
21
The Success of TIT FOR TAT
27
The Chronology of Cooperation
55
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