Cognitive strategies in stochastic thinking by Scholz, Roland W.

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Published by D. Reidel, Sold and distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston, Norwell, MA .

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  • Human information processing,
  • Decision making,
  • Judgment,
  • Stochastic processes

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StatementRoland W. Scholz.
SeriesTheory and decision library. Series A, Philosophy and methodology of the social sciences ;, 2, Theory and decision library., v. 2.
LC ClassificationsBF444 .S36 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 218 p. :
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2376088M
ISBN 109027724547
LC Control Number87004385

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The student should be clear about the reason for the strategy. Emphasis on Strategic Thinking: Even as strategies are being taught explicitly, there should be ongoing emphasis on the reality that strategies are clever solutions to difficult problems and that using strategies is being smart about achieving ones goals.

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