Accession Number:

AD0261620

Title:

PLAYER PARTICIPATION GAMING IN LIMITED WAR APPLICATIONS

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Corporate Author:

TECHNICAL OPERATIONS INC WASHINGTON D C

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Report Date:

1961-02-16

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

This paper defines a feasible approach to developing a facility for gaming limited wars, with particular emp a is on United States Air Force participation in such wars. It discusses some special circumstances associated with limited wars and the eff cts of these speci l circu s nce on the requirements for a war gaming facility designed for limited war analysis. Three approaches to the problem of gaming limited wars are compared - the highly automated, one or two-sided, closed game the closed, two-sided manual game and the open, manual war game. An approach is proposed which provides each of these three capabilities as progressive steps in a developmental program. An appendix, listing and briefly describing some of the major current war gaming activi ies, is included Aut or

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE