Uninformed Individuals Promote Democratic Consensus in Animal Groups

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COUZIN, Iain D., Christos C. IOANNOU, Güven DEMIREL, Thilo GROSS, Colin J. TORNEY, Andrew HARTNETT, Larissa CONRADT, Simon A. LEVIN, Naomi E. LEONARD, 2011. Uninformed Individuals Promote Democratic Consensus in Animal Groups. In: Science. 334(6062), pp. 1578-1580. ISSN 0036-8075. eISSN 1095-9203

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