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Rational Behaviour and Bargaining Equilibrium in Games and Social Situations

  • Harsanyi,John C.

This is a paperback edition of a major contribution to the field, first published in hard covers in 1977. The book outlines a general theory of rational behaviour consisting of individual decision theory, ethics, and game theory as its main branches. Decision theory deals with a rational pursuit of individual utility; ethics with a rational pursuit of the common interests of society; and game theory with an interaction of two or more rational individuals, each pursuing his own interests in a rational manner.

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This book is provided by Cambridge University Press in its series Cambridge Books with number 9780521311830 and published in 1986.
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