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Decision Theory - an Introduction to the Mathematics of Rationality

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There has long been a need for a comprehensive and contemporary account of decision-making. Simon French has net this need and, in doing so, provided a piquant critique of modern decision theory. It is a refreshing and lucid account which answers many questions raised by the need to rationalise decisions e.g. what is meant by a best decision, and do the styles of analysis used find a rational decision? The text provides a unified and coherant picture of the theory underlying such decision analysis.

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Author(s):
Simon French
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1988
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
0470210915
Number of pages:
448
Publisher:
Ellis Horwood Limited

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There has long been a need for a comprehensive and contemporary account of decision-making. Simon French has net this need and, in doing so, provided a piquant critique of modern decision theory. It is a refreshing and lucid account which answers many questions raised by the need to rationalise decisions e.g. what is meant by a best decision, and do the styles of analysis used find a rational decision? The text provides a unified and coherant picture of the theory underlying such decision analysis.

The name of a previous owner has been scored-through.

Author(s):
Simon French
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1988
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
0470210915
Number of pages:
448
Publisher:
Ellis Horwood Limited

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