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Artificial societies, the computer simulation of social life, edited by Nigel Gilbert & Rosaria Conte

An exploration of the implications of developments in artificial intelligence for social scientific research, which builds on the theoretical and methodological insights provided by ""Simulating societies"".; This book is intended for worldwide library market for social science subjects such as sociology, political science, geography, archaeology/anthropology, and significant appeal within computer science, particularly artificial intelligence. Also personal reference for researchers
Table of contents
Book Cover; Book Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Notes on contributors; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 A model of the emergence of new political actors; Chapter 3 Division of labour and social co-ordination modes: a simple simulation model; Chapter 4 Emergence of kinship structures: a multi-agent approach; Chapter 5 Cities can be agents too: a model for the evolution of settlement systems; Chapter 6 The EOS project: integrating two models of Palaeolithic social change
Literary form
non fiction
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Physical description
1 online resource (270 p.)
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