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Real Games Although

Tools for Thought, I do not think that by itself it is a very effective tool for actually

dealing with complex situations. My own deepest involvement in handling

complex ...

Real Games Although

**Games Theory**provides some interesting concepts andTools for Thought, I do not think that by itself it is a very effective tool for actually

dealing with complex situations. My own deepest involvement in handling

complex ...

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In the person-to-person games, trying to find out what the other chap is up to may

be worth almost as much effort as ... The answers to such questions do not come

out of

In the person-to-person games, trying to find out what the other chap is up to may

be worth almost as much effort as ... The answers to such questions do not come

out of

**Games Theory**, but rather they demand operational research of the kind ...Page 238

For information theory, in Chapter 9, the main reference is Claude E. Shannon

and Warren Weaver, The Mathematical Theory ... About

particular, it is worth reading “The Use and Misuse of

Rapoport, ...

For information theory, in Chapter 9, the main reference is Claude E. Shannon

and Warren Weaver, The Mathematical Theory ... About

**Games Theory**inparticular, it is worth reading “The Use and Misuse of

**Game Theory**', by AnatolRapoport, ...

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