Accession Number : ADA105171


Title :   Current Scientific Approaches to Decision Making in Complex Systems. 3. Volume 2. Conference Position Papers


Descriptive Note : Research note


Corporate Author : SYSTEM RESEARCH LTD RICHMOND (UNITED KINGDOM)


Personal Author(s) : Pask, Gordon


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a105171.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1980


Pagination or Media Count : 511


Abstract : The Third Richmond Conference centered on foundational problems in decision-making. The conference is reported in two volumes. Volume II provides the major papers themselves: Observable Components of the Decision Process and a Revised Theoretical Position, by Gordon Pask; Decision Making as an Event- Search: Traffic on a Multi-dimensional Structure by R. H. Atkin: Decision: Foundation and Practice by Brian R. Gaines; Competing Modes of Cognition and Communication in Simulated and Self-Reflective Systems by Stein Braten; On the Spontaneous Emergence of Decision Making Constraints in Communicating Hierarchical Systems, by John S. Nicolis; and also a paper by Maria Nowakowska, on a new model of decision under risk.


Descriptors :   *DECISION MAKING , *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN) , *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , COMPUTERS , CONFERENCING(COMMUNICATIONS) , GROUP DYNAMICS , HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING , LEARNING , MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS , SYMPOSIA , UNITED KINGDOM


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Psychology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE