Sexual selection
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Sexual selection asymmetry

Summary
This page describes the consequences of the asymmetries caused by genotypic is the set of control structures and recipes which describe how to construct an emergent system such as a cell or body.  The constructed system is the phenotypic expression of the genotype. 
traits creating a phenotypic is the system that results from the controlled expression of the genes.  It is typically represented by a bacterial cell or the body of a multi-cell animal or plant.  The point is that the genes provide the control surface and the abstract recipe that has been used to generate the cell. 
Agents use sensors to detect events in their environment.  This page reviews how these events become signals associated with beneficial responses in a complex adaptive system (CAS).  CAS signals emerge from the Darwinian information model.  Signals can indicate decision summaries and level of uncertainty. 
signal
in males and selection activity in the female - sexual selection.   
The impact of this asymmetry is to create a powerful alternative to
This page reviews the implications of selection, variation and heredity in a complex adaptive system (CAS).  The mechanism and its emergence are discussed. 
natural selection
with sexual selection's
This page reviews the strategy of setting up an arms race.  At its core this strategy depends on being able to alter, or take advantage of an alteration in, the genome or equivalent.  The situation is illustrated with examples from biology, high tech and politics. 
leverage of positive returns
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Introduction
When CAS
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agents
reproduce sexually they leverage
Plans change in complex adaptive systems (CAS) due to the action of genetic operations such as mutation, splitting and recombination.  The nature of the operations is described. 
genetic operators
to integrate the
Plans emerge in complex adaptive systems (CAS) to provide the instructions that agents use to perform actions.  The component architecture and structure of the plans is reviewed. 
schematic plans
of each parent.   The genetic operations
Rather than oppose the direct thrust of some environmental flow agents can improve their effectiveness with indirect responses.  This page explains how agents are architected to do this and discusses some examples of how it can be done. 
indirectly
select for certain genetic structures which result in particular phenotypic is the system that results from the controlled expression of the genes.  It is typically represented by a bacterial cell or the body of a multi-cell animal or plant.  The point is that the genes provide the control surface and the abstract recipe that has been used to generate the cell. 
effects.   When the phenotypic effects include generation of a trait in male offspring and selection of that trait in female offspring, and the responsible genes are collocated in the genomes of both expressive males and females (polygenes), sexual selection rather than
This page reviews the implications of selection, variation and heredity in a complex adaptive system (CAS).  The mechanism and its emergence are discussed. 
natural selection
results as Darwin described. 

The poly genes develop because natural heredity tends to ensure that male offspring of a male parent who expresses a particular feature will also express the feature and are also likely to have had a female parent who expressed a preference for the feature.  Hence the two aspects can become collocated within the offspring. 

The development of poly genes allows for key asymmetries to develop within the population:
The collocation of expression and selection advantages in both parents ensures
This page reviews the strategy of setting up an arms race.  At its core this strategy depends on being able to alter, or take advantage of an alteration in, the genome or equivalent.  The situation is illustrated with examples from biology, high tech and politics. 
positive returns for the evolutionary shift

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