Ontology, Epistemology, and Teleology for Modeling and Simulation

Philosophical Foundations for Intelligent M&S Applications

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ISBN: 978-3-642-31139-0 (Print) 978-3-642-31140-6 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-16

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    Pages 1-26

    Truth, Trust, and Turing – Implications for Modeling and Simulation

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    Pages 27-57

    Guidelines for Developing Ontological Architectures in Modelling and Simulation

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    Pages 59-87

    Ontologies in Modeling and Simulation: An Epistemological Perspective

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    Pages 89-103

    Ontological Implications of Modeling and Simulation in Postmodernity

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    Pages 105-119

    Models as Partial Explanations

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    Pages 121-140

    Theory Reconstruction of Several Versions of Modern Organisation Theories

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    Pages 141-156

    Cutting Back Models and Simulations

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    Pages 157-172

    Philosophical Aspects of Modeling and Simulation

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    Pages 173-191

    Philosophical and Theoretic Underpinnings of Simulation Visualization Rhetoric and Their Practical Implications

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    Pages 193-206

    Modeling and Simulation as a Theory Building Paradigm

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    Pages 207-226

    Toward Replicability-Aware Modeling and Simulation: Changing the Conduct of M&S in the Information Age

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    Pages 227-240

    Immersed in Immersion: Simulation as Technology and Theory of Mind

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    Pages 241-254

    On the Value of a Taxonomy in Modeling

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    Pages 255-269

    A Bayesian Approach to the Validation of Agent-Based Models

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    Pages 271-317

    A Framework for Modeling and Simulation of the Artificial

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    Pages 319-333

    Semantic Validation of Emergent Properties in Component-Based Simulation Models

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    Pages 335-358

    Ontological, Epistemological, and Teleological Perspectives on Service-Oriented Simulation Frameworks

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 0--1