Finite and Infinite Games
Carse, James P.Publisher: Free Press, New York, USA
Year Published: 1986
Resource Type: Book
Carse suggests that there are two kinds of games: One could be called finite, the other infinite. A finite game is played for the purpose of winning, an infinite game for the purpose of continuing the play. The rules of a finite game may not change, the rules of an infinite game must change.
Table of Contents
There Are at Least Two Kinds of Games
No One Can Play a Game Alone
I am the Genius of Myself
A Finite Game Occurs Within a World
Nature Is the Realm of the Unspeakable
We Control Nature for Societal Reasons
Myth Provokes Explanation but Accepts None of It
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