Game Theory and its Applications

Game Theory and its Applications : In the Social and Biological Sciences

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Andrew Coleman provides an accessible introduction to the fundamentals of mathematical gaming and other major applications in social psychology, decision theory, economics, politics, evolutionary biology, philosophy, operational research and sociology.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 392 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 22.86mm | 612g
  • Routledge Falmer
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised ed.
  • 0750623691
  • 9780750623698
  • 1,779,033

Table of contents

One-person games; experiments with strictly competitive games; multi-person games; social dilemmas; theories of coalition formation; tactical voting; theory of evolution; moral philosophy and practical problems of strategy.
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Review quote

I liked this book a very great deal because it is successful in bringing together the mathematical fields of game theory and the psychological aspects of interdependent decision making. I thoroughly recommend this book. - British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology
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