Modeling the Personality & Cognition of Leaders
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Postprint version. Presented at Behavior Representation in Modeling and Simulation (BRIMS), May 2005, 8 pages.
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This paper summarizes efforts at adapting a personality profiling framework to model behavior and choices of political and military leaders. This is part of a larger project to create a role-playing, decision-making game to allow you to play out scenarios of interest against other leaders. In this modeling exercise we implement the Hermann leader personality profile tool to create historic leaders (Saladin, Richard I, etc.). We then attempt to validate the leader agents against scenarios of the 3rd Crusade.
Barry G. Silverman and Gnana K. Bharathy. "Modeling the Personality & Cognition of Leaders" Departmental Papers (ESE) (2005).
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/barry_silverman/17