How humans transmit language: horizontal transmission matches word frequencies among peers on Twitter

John Bryden, Shaun P. Wright, Vincent A A Jansen

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Original languageEnglish
Article number20170738
Pages (from-to)1-6
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of the Royal Society. Interface
Issue number139
Early online date7 Feb 2018
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2018


  • Evolution of language
  • Horizontal transmission
  • Language transmission
  • Linguistic evolution
  • Moran process
  • Word heritability

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