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    • Game Theory and Cold War Rationality: A Review Essay 

      Weintraub, E Roy (Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2016-02-23)
      This essay reviews new histories of the role of game theory and rational decision-making in shaping the social sciences, economics among them, in the post war period. The recent books "The World the Game Theorists Made" ...
    • Irresistible Reasons, Immovable Minds, and the Miracle of Rational Persuasion 

      Martin, Stephen (2014)
      My dissertation is about good arguments and why they fail to persuade. Besides being a common experience of everyday life, this is an old worry of Plato's that continues to motivate two contemporary lines of research. The ...