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Dynamic systems as tools for analysing human judgement

Funke, Joachim (2001) Dynamic systems as tools for analysing human judgement. [Journal (Paginated)]

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With the advent of computers in the experimental labs, dynamic systems have become a new tool for research on problem solving and decision making. A short review on this research is given and the main features of these systems (connectivity and dynamics) are illustrated. To allow systematic approaches to the influential variables in this area, two formal frameworks (linear structural equations and finite state automata) are presented. Besides the formal background, it is shown how the task demands of system identification and system control can be realized in these environments and how psychometrically acceptable dependent variables can be derived.

Item Type:Journal (Paginated)
Keywords:dynamic systems, finite state automata, complex problem solving, decision making
Subjects:Psychology > Cognitive Psychology
ID Code:1374
Deposited By:Funke, Dr. Joachim
Deposited On:17 Mar 2001
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:54

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