Re: virus: Hegel's Virus

David McFadzean (
Sun, 27 Apr 1997 20:42:45 -0600

> From: David McFadzean <>
> Date: Sunday, April 27, 1997 8:31 PM

> The paper that I presented at Evolutionary Programming '97
> a couple weeks ago was about evolving programs that played
> the iterated PD against each other. Like Axelrod's famous
> study, but in this case the agents can choose their own
> partners based on expectations and past histories.

I just discovered Axelrod has a new book coming out this fall:
The Complexity of Cooperation: Agent-Based Models of Competition and Collaboration

Very exciting!

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus