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Experimental disruption of social structure reveals totipotency in the orchid bee, Euglossa dilemma.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Evolution; international journal of organic evolution [Evolution] 2022 Jul; Vol. 76 (7), pp. 1529-1545. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 05.

Abstract:Eusociality has evolved multiple times across the insect phylogeny. Social insects with greater levels of social complexity tend to exhibit specialized castes with low levels of individual phenotypic plasticity. In contrast, species with simple social ...

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Variation in communicative complexity in relation to social structure and organization in non-human primates.

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Source(s):Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences [Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci] 2022 Sep 26; Vol. 377 (1860), pp. 20210306. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 08.

Abstract:Communicative complexity relates to social complexity, as individuals in more complex social systems either use more signals or more complex signals than individuals living in less complex ones. Taking the individual group member's perspective, here we...

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The utility of social network analysis for informing zoo management: Changing network dynamics of a group of captive hamadryas baboons (Papio hamadryas) following an introduction of two young males.

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Source(s):Zoo biology [Zoo Biol] 2021 Nov; Vol. 40 (6), pp. 503-516. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 18.

Abstract:Comprehensive knowledge of social groups within zoos allows for better understanding of the issues surrounding group stability and how to provide captive animals with optimal care. A developing area of sociality research that works to improve this unde...

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Child polyvictimization in Zongo communities in Ghana: Young people's reflections on systemic resilience enablers.

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Source(s):Child abuse & neglect [Child Abuse Negl] 2021 Sep; Vol. 119 (Pt 2), pp. 105075. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 29.

Abstract:Purpose: Polyvictimization is often commonplace for young people living in violent communities. The situation is no different for young people in Ghanaian Zongo communities where poverty, social disorder and social vices are prevalent due to structural...

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Brokers in Disguise: The Joint Effect of Actual Brokerage and Socially Perceived Brokerage on Network Advantage.

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Source(s):Administrative Science Quarterly. Sep2022, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p769-820. 52p. 4 Diagrams, 5 Charts, 3 Graphs.

Abstract:Interpersonal networks can be conceptualized not only as actual social structures surrounding individuals but also as cognitive social structures stemming from individuals' perceptions of those relationships. Yet most research on social networks adopts...

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Individual risk perception and empirical social structures shape the dynamics of infectious disease outbreaks.

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Source(s):PLoS computational biology [PLoS Comput Biol] 2022 Feb 16; Vol. 18 (2), pp. e1009760. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 16 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract:The dynamics of a spreading disease and individual behavioral changes are entangled processes that have to be addressed together in order to effectively manage an outbreak. Here, we relate individual risk perception to the adoption of a specific set of...

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Respondent-driven sampling: Advantages and disadvantages from a sampling method.

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Source(s):Medwave [Medwave] 2022 Jan 03; Vol. 21 (1), pp. e8513. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 03.

Abstract:This article summarizes the main elements, advantages, and disadvantages of Respondent-driven Sampling (RDS). Some criticisms regarding the feasibility of the inherent assumptions, their point estimators, and the obtained variances are pointed out. Thi...

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The Paradox of Network Inequality: Differential Impacts of Status and Influence on Surgical Team Communication.

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Source(s):Medical journal (Fort Sam Houston, Tex.) [Med J (Ft Sam Houst Tex)] 2022 Jan-Mar (Per 22-01/02/03), pp. 56-63.

Abstract:Introduction: Introduction: Healthcare is a dynamic and complex system predisposed to adverse events caused by human and technical errors. The ability of multidisciplinary clinicians to effectively communicate clinical information influences healthcare...

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What social determinants outside paid work are related to development of mental health during life? An integrative review of results from the Northern Swedish Cohort.

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Source(s):BMC public health [BMC Public Health] 2021 Nov 30; Vol. 21 (1), pp. 2190. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Nov 30.

Abstract:Background: Despite global increase in burden of mental health conditions, longitudinal studies on factors related to development of mental health are scarce. Particularly integrated understanding of how factors at each level of ecological system inter...

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Investigation and Analysis of the Status Quo of Social Organization Standards in Chinese Civil Astronautics Field.

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Source(s):Mathematical Problems in Engineering. 9/19/2022, p1-13. 13p.

Abstract:China has realized that it is difficult to establish enough standards to meet the market demand in some innovative fields by relying on government standards alone. The social organization standards developed by non-governmental organizations and social...

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