Game Theory is a social science devised by John von Neuman, one of the 20th centuries most brilliant minds.
Nevertheless this was a great book to read and a good introduction to Game Theory for me that has sparked an interest in learning more about the subject.
In short, for anyone like me who enjoys understanding how the world works, this will be one of the most influential books you'll ever read.
The book intertwines three totally different subjects and to a degree that works well.
The book's take on historic cold war events is superficial. Read more
This is a fascinating book, covering the life and works of John von Neumann, the Manhattan Project (though not in depth - while we do meet Oppenheimer and others, it is more on the... Read morePublished 18 months ago by A. Berke
This book is awesome. I loved reading it. It was so interesting and informative. If you want to learn anything about game theory, get this bookPublished 19 months ago by JJ
The essay is very rich of information about the prisoner's dilemma. This game is similar to other typical evens of the Greek logics. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Edoardo Angeloni
Lucid and accessible, PRISONER'S DILEMMA is simply the first book to buy and read on the subject of game theory. Read morePublished on June 13, 2012 by Laurence Chalem
Very well written! Covers interesting chunk of history on how the game theory was created and on their creators and historical context (beginning of Cold War). Read morePublished on November 30, 2011 by Dmitri Radiouguine
This book is very well written, and got me really interested in game theory. After reading it I decided to take a course in game theory which I enjoyed a lot. Read morePublished on October 16, 2011 by Mike
I found it to be quite a page turner. Very compelling and entertaining.
Highly recommended to anyone ! Read more