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Game theory, diplomatic history and security studies

Author: Frank C Zagare
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
The main purpose of this book is to demonstrate, by way of example, the several advantages of using a formal game-theoretic framework to explain complex events, diplomatic history, and contentious interstate relationships, via causal mechanisms and rationality. Chapter 1 lays out the broad parameters and major concepts of the mathematical theory of games and its applications in the security studies literature.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frank C Zagare
ISBN: 9780191869525 019186952X 9780192567376 0192567373
OCLC Number: 1088645086
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Contents: Introduction --
Part I : Overview --
Part II : Diplomatic history --
Part III : Security studies.
Responsibility: Frank C. Zagare.


Game Theory, Diplomatic History and Security Studies provides an imformative introduction to the application of the mathematical theory of games in the fields of security studies and diplomatic  Read more...


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This book is suitable for anyone interested in diplomatic history, politics, social science, economics, security studies and of course mathematics. Zagare is a prominent game theorist and political Read more...

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