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Risk, Systems and Decisions

Mental Modeling Approach

Risk Management Application Case Studies

Authors: Wood, M.D., Thorne, S., Kovacs, D., Butte, G., Linkov, I.

  • Mental Modeling provides an easy-to-read, user-oriented introduction to mental models research and Mental Modeling TechnologyTM
  • Mental models are powerful influences human behavior. The book offers insight from the developers and most experienced application professionals of a widely proven methodology for understanding and influencing human judgment, decision making and behavior
  • The case studies show examples of the methodological concepts in their application context. It is one of the most comprehensive collections of cases focused on government needs of any similar qualitative analysis approach. Finally, it presents an introduction to software tools and tutorials that enable readers to use the approach for their own research needs
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This book provides an easy-to-read, user-oriented introduction to mental models research and Mental Modeling TechnologyTM.  Mental models are powerful influences human behavior. The book offers insight from the developers and most experienced application professionals of a widely proven methodology for understanding and influencing human judgment, decision making and behavior. 
The case studies show examples of the methodological concepts in their application context. It is one of the most comprehensive collections of cases focused on government needs of any similar qualitative analysis approach. Finally, it presents an introduction to software tools and tutorials that enable readers to use the approach for their own research needs.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • An Introduction to Mental Modeling

    Wood, Matthew D. (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Mental Modeling Research Technical Approach

    Thorne, Sarah (et al.)

    Pages 13-30

  • Science of Mental Modeling

    Wood, Matthew D. (et al.)

    Pages 31-40

  • Flood Risk Management

    Wood, Matthew D. (et al.)

    Pages 43-56

  • Adaptive Management for Climate Change

    Wood, Matthew D. (et al.)

    Pages 57-67

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for Mexico (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-6616-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.99
price for Mexico
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-6614-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mental Modeling Approach
Book Subtitle
Risk Management Application Case Studies
Authors
Series Title
Risk, Systems and Decisions
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eBook ISBN
978-1-4939-6616-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4939-6616-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4939-6614-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVII, 261
Number of Illustrations and Tables
5 b/w illustrations, 61 illustrations in colour
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