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Title Simulating societies : the computer simulation of social phenomena / edited by Nigel Gilbert & Jim Doran
Imprint Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2020
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  H61.3 .S578 2020    DUE 05-24-22    30610020630125
Edition [Paperback edition]
Descript xii, 306 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
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Series Routledge library editions. Artificial intelligence ; Volume 6
Routledge library editions. Artificial intelligence ; v. 6
Note Originally published in hardcover: 2018
"First published in 1994 by UCL Press Ltd."--Title page verso
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-300) and index
Simulating societies : an introduction / Jim Doran & Nigel Gilbert -- Simulation of complex organizational processes : a review of methods and their epistemological foundations / Ann C. Séror -- The evolution of technologies / Klaus G. Troitzsch -- Simulating the emergence of social order from individual behaviour / Andrzej Nowak & Bibb Latané -- The architecture of society : stochastic simulation of urban movement / Alan Penn & Nick Dalton -- Multi-agent simulation as a tool for studying emergent processes in societies / Alexis Drogoul & Jacques Ferber -- Simulating fishermen's society / F. Bousquet [and others] -- Simulating prehistoric hunter-gatherer societies / Steven Mithen -- The EOS project : modelling Upper Palaeolithic social change / Jim Doran [and others] -- Learning to co-operate using cultural algorithms / Robert G. Reynolds -- The simulation of trade in oligopolistic markets / José Castro Caldas & Helder Coelho -- Mind is not enough : the precognitive bases of social interaction / Rosaria Conte & Cristiano Castelfranchi
"This text explains how simulation models can be created using recently developed artificial intelligence techniques and takes the reader through the methodology of testing and experiment. Shows how the formation of social theory can be aided by simulation"-- Provided by publisher
Subject Social sciences -- Simulation methods
Social sciences -- Methodology
Sciences sociales -- Méthodologie
Sciences sociales -- Simulation, Méthodes de
Sociale wetenschappen
Sociology Use of Computers
Kongress -- Guildford -- 1992
Alt Author Gilbert, G. Nigel, editor
Doran, Jim, editor
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