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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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seem possible in

still be possible to see how to work out a complete pay-off table in

how to select the best move out of it; but the computations involved may just be

too ...

seem possible in

**theory**. In the first place, in any really complicated**game**, it maystill be possible to see how to work out a complete pay-off table in

**theory**, andhow to select the best move out of it; but the computations involved may just be

too ...

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

Warren Weaver, The Mathematical Theory of ... About

, it is worth reading “The Use and Misuse of

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

Warren Weaver, The Mathematical Theory of ... About

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

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