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New Frontiers in the Study of Social Phenomena

by Federico Cecconi
Publisher: Springer
Release Date: 2016-03-11
Genre: Science
Pages: 206 pages
ISBN 13: 3319239384
ISBN 10: 9783319239385
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
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Synopsis : New Frontiers in the Study of Social Phenomena written by Federico Cecconi, published by Springer which was released on 2016-03-11. Download New Frontiers in the Study of Social Phenomena Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. The work will be useful for those who want to understand more of the social, economic and political phenomena via computer applications. This book studies social phenomena in a new way, by making judicious use of computer technology. -- This book studies social phenomena in a new way, by making judicious use of computer technology. The book addresses the entire spectrum of classic studies in social science, from experiments to the computational models, with a multidisciplinary approach. The book is suitable for those who want to get a picture of what it means to do social research today, and also to get an indication of the major open issues. The book is connected to a database of code for simulations, experimental data and allows to activate a subscription to a teaching tool using NetLogo, a programming language widely used in the social studies. The authors are researchers with first-hand experience research projects, both basic and applied. The work will be useful for those who want to understand more of the social, economic and political phenomena via computer applications.