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Game Theory and Minorities in American Literature (Hardcover) (Michael Wainwright)

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"This pioneering study applies the theory of games of strategy (or game theory) to a selection of minoritarian texts from the American canon. Concentrating on rational decision making, the discussion introduces the most common social dilemmas, the Stag Hunt, the Prisoner's Dilemma, Chicken, and Deadlock, as a means of interpreting works by Franklin, Douglass, Jacobs, Hurston, Faulkner, Morrison, and Hamid"--
Number of Pages: 243
Genre: Literary Criticism
Sub-Genre: American / African-American
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Michael Wainwright
Language: English
Street Date: March 2, 2016
TCIN: 50986722
UPC: 9781137590558
Item Number (DPCI): 248-13-7542

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