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After the manuscript for this book was completed, a new review article appeared exploring the game theory-statistical mechanics relationship in depth:
Szabó, György and Gábor Fáth. “Evolutionary Games on Graphs,” http://arxiv.org/abs/cond-mat/0607344, July 13, 2006.