Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences

This entry reviews agent-based modeling (ABM) with respect to three aspects: (1) its main features and relationship to other simulation techniques, (2) the distinctiveness of the ABM methodology in terms of its approach to the problems of agency and explanation, and (3) open questions for practition...

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Autores Principales: Gilbert, Nigel, Anzola, David
Formato: Capítulo de libro (Book Chapter)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: SAGE Publishing 2013
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/28912
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spelling ir-10336-289122020-08-28T15:50:04Z Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences Modelado y simulación basados ??en agentes en las ciencias sociales Gilbert, Nigel Anzola, David Metatheory Philosophy of Research Philosophy of Social Science This entry reviews agent-based modeling (ABM) with respect to three aspects: (1) its main features and relationship to other simulation techniques, (2) the distinctiveness of the ABM methodology in terms of its approach to the problems of agency and explanation, and (3) open questions for practitioners in the field. The entry ends with a list of useful resources available on the web. 2013-01-01 2020-08-28T15:50:04Z info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion ISBN: 9781412986892 EISBN: 9781452276052 https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/28912 http://dx.doi.org/10.4135/9781452276052.n7 eng info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess application/pdf SAGE Publishing Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences
institution EdocUR - Universidad del Rosario
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language Inglés (English)
topic Metatheory
Philosophy of Research
Philosophy of Social Science
spellingShingle Metatheory
Philosophy of Research
Philosophy of Social Science
Gilbert, Nigel
Anzola, David
Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences
description This entry reviews agent-based modeling (ABM) with respect to three aspects: (1) its main features and relationship to other simulation techniques, (2) the distinctiveness of the ABM methodology in terms of its approach to the problems of agency and explanation, and (3) open questions for practitioners in the field. The entry ends with a list of useful resources available on the web.
format Capítulo de libro (Book Chapter)
author Gilbert, Nigel
Anzola, David
author_facet Gilbert, Nigel
Anzola, David
author_sort Gilbert, Nigel
title Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences
title_short Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences
title_full Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences
title_fullStr Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences
title_full_unstemmed Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation in the Social Sciences
title_sort agent-based modeling and simulation in the social sciences
publisher SAGE Publishing
publishDate 2013
url https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/28912
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