# Game Theory: A Nontechnical Introduction

Material type: TextPublication details: New York: Dover Publications, 1997Description: xix, 252 pages : illustrationsISBN: 9780486296722; 0486296725 Subject(s): Game theoryDDC classification: 519.3Item type | Current library | Collection | Call number | Status | Date due | Barcode | Item holds |
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Reference Books | Main Library Reference | Reference | 519.3 DAV (Browse shelf(Opens below)) | Available | 009805 |

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519.282 NEW Monte Carlo methods in statistical physics | 519.3 BEL Optimization Concepts and Applications in Engineering | 519.3 BOY Convex optimization | 519.3 DAV Game Theory: A Nontechnical Introduction | 519.3 LUC Games and decisions : introduction and critical survey | 519.3 NOC Numerical optimization | 519.3 PAP Combinatorial optimization : algorithms and complexity |

Bibliography & index

1. An overview --

2. The two-person, zero-sum game with equilibrium points --

3. The general, two-person, zero-sum game --

4. Utility theory --

5. The two-person, non-zero-sum game --

6. The n-person game.

Fascinating, accessible introduction to enormously important intellectual system with numerous applications to social, economic, political problems. Newly revised edition offers overview of game theory, then lucid coverage of the two-person zero-sum game with equilibrium points; the general, two-person zero-sum game; utility theory; other topics. Problems at start of each chapter--Publisher's description

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