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Conflict Resolution of Chinese Chess Endgame Knowledge Base [chapter]

Bo-Nian Chen, Pangfang Liu, Shun-Chin Hsu, Tsan-sheng Hsu
2010 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In this paper, we propose a conflict resolution strategy to eliminate the conflicts among the constructed heuristic database, which is called endgame knowledge base.  ...  Endgame heuristics are often incorperated as part of the evaluation function used in Chinese chess programs.  ...  Introduction A game of Chinese chess, like chess, can be divided into three phases: 1) opening game, 2) middle game, and 3) endgame.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-12993-3_14 fatcat:cmpetldqkje7forpwg22xk7y34

More than a Game: Sociological Theory from the Theories of Games

Benjamin DiCicco-Bloom, David R. Gibson
2010 Sociological theory  
In this article, we examine three games-chess, go, and (Texas hold 'em) poker-for sociological insights into contested social arenas such as markets, warfare, politics, and the professions.  ...  We describe each game's rules and emergent properties, and then offer a brief theorization of the social world through the "lens" of that game.  ...  Our third game, go, although also played on a board, comes from a distinct cultural (originally, Chinese) tradition, and is sometimes contrasted with chess as an alternative model of conflict that emphasizes  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1467-9558.2010.01377.x fatcat:jdy4erxpkfgx3c6bum27z7ruta

Book Reviews

Parameters Editors
2003 Parameters  
miles north of Leningrad.  ...  Model, famous on the Eastern Front as "the lion of the defensive," loaded with charisma, full of self-confidence, and a tactical virtuoso with the touch of a sleight-of-hand artist, the next day declared  ...  In summary, Peacekeeping Fiascoes of the 1990s is indispensable to policymakers, well-wishers and skeptics of the United Nations, and students of conflict resolution and international relations in general  ... 
doi:10.55540/0031-1723.2156 fatcat:r6mgvko4hzgslfx5bzp5usxewy

More than thirty years of ultimatum bargaining experiments: Motives, variations, and a survey of the recent literature

Werner Güth, Martin G. Kocher
2014 Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization  
published since the turn of the century.  ...  than 30 years of ultimatum bargaining research.  ...  delayed conflict resolution.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jebo.2014.06.006 fatcat:i5jws5pdxresflc4qeccde7efq

Parameters – Full Issue

USAWC Parameters
2014 Parameters  
Thus, many of the assumptions about the cost-effectiveness of Reserve Components may need a closer look.  ...  Conflicts may tip in a variety of ways: toward resolution (an end to large-scale violence), toward qualitative differences in the nature of a conflict (such as from political to more criminal forms of  ...  from 2004-14, much of which was based on forms of presumptive truth, surrogate, and conjectural knowledge drawn from flawed historical analogies.  ... 
doi:10.55540/0031-1723.2644 fatcat:tfexp236prdi3hwooo6izzuf7q

Knowledge-Based General Game Playing

Sebastian Haufe, Daniel Michulke, Stephan Schiffel, Michael Thielscher
2011 Künstliche Intelligenz  
This makes General Game Playing a good example of a challenge problem, which encompasses a variety of AI research areas including knowledge representation and reasoning, heuristic search, planning, and  ...  Systems able to play arbitrary, previously unknown games cannot be given game-specific knowledge.  ...  For example, there are 8 pawns of each colour in Chess and 10 identical pieces for each player in Chinese checkers.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13218-010-0073-8 fatcat:ylia7hhcnjbtnobn7j4li5qhpm

Deciphering the Enigma of Human Creativity: Can a Digital Computer Think?

Felix T
2013 Journal of computer science and systems biology  
Blessed with this new understanding, we could evaluate the performance of a number of problem-solving computer programs from a cognitive point of view.  ...  about future designs of heuristics.  ...  Notes added in the proof Recently, a team of scientists at the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences of Dartmouth College reported the finding of the locus of mental imagery.  ... 
doi:10.4172/jcsb.1000120 fatcat:772vxiapvjhfpa4id6fvy66oou

Parameters – Full Issue – Winter 2017

USAWC Parameters
2018 Parameters  
Emile Simpson's article "Clausewitz's Theory of War and Victory in Contemporary Conflict" considers whether Clausewitz's theory of the nature of war is universal to all armed conflicts.  ...  Pat Proctor's "Lessons Unlearned: Army Transformation and Low-Intensity Conflict" examines the lessons the US Army drew from its experiences in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Kosovo, and why those lessons did  ...  Altogether, 93 Jedburgh teams deployed to France, organized tens of thousands of guerrillas, and coordinated the delivery of hundreds of thousands of weapons and munitions.  ... 
doi:10.55540/0031-1723.2658 fatcat:ivrddqodizct3mtzwnk5mvwxmy

Parameters Winter 2017 – 2018

USAWC Press
2017 Parameters  
Emile Simpson's article "Clausewitz's Theory of War and Victory in Contemporary Conflict" considers whether Clausewitz's theory of the nature of war is universal to all armed conflicts.  ...  Pat Proctor's "Lessons Unlearned: Army Transformation and Low-Intensity Conflict" examines the lessons the US Army drew from its experiences in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Kosovo, and why those lessons did  ...  Altogether, 93 Jedburgh teams deployed to France, organized tens of thousands of guerrillas, and coordinated the delivery of hundreds of thousands of weapons and munitions.  ... 
doi:10.55540/0031-1723.3098 fatcat:foyveirvcvgi5av3cqnlm44vju

Conflict resolution in the South China Sea Conflict with GMCR+

Jan Dücker
2018 unpublished
Priorities arise from a discussion of the various players from the real situation of the conflict in the South China Sea.  ...  While political literature tends to focus on China's concerns, or discuss conflicts between the US and China, the Chinese Blue Silk Road plan has sparked new room for discussion.  ...  It is also necessary to have a basic knowledge of the conflict itself.  ... 
doi:10.25365/thesis.54751 fatcat:qs4t6yslczbinmjmu7xdjhanjy

Research and Science Today Supplement No. 3/2015

Adriana BUTCOVAN, Alexandru GUȘETOIU, Andrei Razvan DELEANU
2015 Research and Science Today  
The journal is an informational platform that publishes assessment articles and the results of various scientific research carried out by academics.  ...  Thus, each issue of the journal (two per year and at least two supplements) will contain professional articles from any academic field, authored by domestic and international academics.  ...  CURRENTLY, MIGRATION IS STILL SEEN AS A SOURCE OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND ECONOMIC INCREASE FOR THE COUNTRIES OF ORIGIN.  ... 
doaj:1c4098c9b42d43dd8cb8ce9d3171a3dd fatcat:6pxg6srqfjdtnn36zex7zsp624

Queening: Chess and Women in Medieval and Renaissance France Queening: Chess and Women in Medieval and Renaissance France

Regina O'shea, Regina O'shea, Robert Hudson, Matthew Ancell, Corry Cropper, Daryl Lee, Regina O'shea
2010 unpublished
Queening: Chess and Women in Medieval and Renaissance France This work explores the correlation between the game of chess and social conditions for women in both medieval and Renaissance France.  ...  This work seeks to add to the growing body of work devoted to the exploration of connections between chess and political and social circumstances during the periods under consideration.  ...  Such connections to social, political and gender politics and conflict resolution were not few or coincidental.  ... 
fatcat:3kmfkph2pfeedd5cszmpsjf6ta

The Humanities and the Understanding of Reality

Remy G. Saisselin, Thomas B. Stroup
1968 Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism  
nouns, are based.  ...  I do not mean to overlook the existence of a serious conflict.  ... 
doi:10.2307/429151 fatcat:l2mdt54px5ewxmjky6gz4b5peu

Observed Differences in Corruption between Asia and Africa: The Industrial Organization of Corruption and Its Cure

Antti Talvitie
2017 Transportation Research Procedia  
Corruption becomes part of the fixed costs when it has a governance structure based on relationships.  ...  Corruption becomes part of the fixed costs when it has a governance structure based on relationships.  ...  A version of this paper was read in the 2012 Conference of the International Public Management Network: Innovations in Public Management for Combating Corruption, in Honolulu.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.trpro.2017.05.357 fatcat:3zqixrva2fd4fllxtl5oitfhnq

Improving Students' Learning With Effective Learning Techniques

John Dunlosky, Katherine A. Rawson, Elizabeth J. Marsh, Mitchell J. Nathan, Daniel T. Willingham
2013 Psychological Science in the Public Interest  
Student characteristics include variables such as age, ability, and level of prior knowledge. Materials vary from simple concepts to mathematical problems to complicated science texts.  ...  the use of effective learning techniques.  ...  Declaration of Conflicting Interests The authors declared that they had no conflicts of interest with respect to their authorship or the publication of this article.  ... 
doi:10.1177/1529100612453266 pmid:26173288 fatcat:2jzx4m75qbgvvoc7ujjjljcjzq
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