The strength of dynamic ties: The ability to alter some ties promotes cooperation in those that cannot be altered

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Science Advances  05 Dec 2018:
Vol. 4, no. 12, eaau9109
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aau9109

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vol. 4 no. 12

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  • Received for publication July 26, 2018
  • Accepted for publication November 7, 2018

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  1. Ashley Harrell1,*,
  2. David Melamed2 and
  3. Brent Simpson3
  1. 1Department of Organizational Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.
  2. 2Department of Sociology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA.
  3. 3Department of Sociology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: ashlehar{at}


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