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Mental disorders, evolution, and inclusive fitness

  • Antonio Preti (a1) and Paola Miotto (a2)
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  • Published online: 09 November 2006

Grouping severe mental disorders into a global category is likely to lead to a “theory of everything” which forcefully explains everything and nothing. Speculation even at the phenotypic level of the single disorder cannot be fruitful, unless specific and testable models are proposed. Inclusive fitness must be incorporated in such models.

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