The Resource Artificial societies : the computer simulation of social life, edited by Nigel Gilbert & Rosaria Conte, (electronic resource)

Artificial societies : the computer simulation of social life, edited by Nigel Gilbert & Rosaria Conte, (electronic resource)

Label
Artificial societies : the computer simulation of social life
Title
Artificial societies
Title remainder
the computer simulation of social life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nigel Gilbert & Rosaria Conte
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
  • 300.113
  • 300.285
  • 300/.1/13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
H61
LC item number
.A7 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gilbert, G. Nigel
  • Conte, Rosaria
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Computer simulation
Label
Artificial societies : the computer simulation of social life, edited by Nigel Gilbert & Rosaria Conte, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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
  • Chapter 7 Genetic algorithms, teleological conservatism, and the emergence of optimal demand relations: the case of learning-by-consumingChapter 8 Emergence in social simulation; Chapter 9 How to invent a lexicon: the development of shared symbols in interaction; Chapter 10 MANTA: new experimental results on the emergence of (artificial) ant societies; Chapter 11 Emergent behaviour in societies of heterogeneous, interacting agents: alliances and norms; Chapter 12 Kin-directed altruism and attachment behaviour in an evolving population of neural networks
  • Chapter 13 Understanding the functions of norms in social groups through simulationChapter 14 A logical approach to simulating societies; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (270 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135367312
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)254504
  • (OCoLC)475969274
  • (SSID)ssj0000106163
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11124822
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000106163
  • (PQKBWorkID)10106789
  • (PQKB)11052028
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC254504
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000336792
Label
Artificial societies : the computer simulation of social life, edited by Nigel Gilbert & Rosaria Conte, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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
  • Chapter 7 Genetic algorithms, teleological conservatism, and the emergence of optimal demand relations: the case of learning-by-consumingChapter 8 Emergence in social simulation; Chapter 9 How to invent a lexicon: the development of shared symbols in interaction; Chapter 10 MANTA: new experimental results on the emergence of (artificial) ant societies; Chapter 11 Emergent behaviour in societies of heterogeneous, interacting agents: alliances and norms; Chapter 12 Kin-directed altruism and attachment behaviour in an evolving population of neural networks
  • Chapter 13 Understanding the functions of norms in social groups through simulationChapter 14 A logical approach to simulating societies; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (270 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135367312
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)254504
  • (OCoLC)475969274
  • (SSID)ssj0000106163
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11124822
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000106163
  • (PQKBWorkID)10106789
  • (PQKB)11052028
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC254504
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000336792

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