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Book results for subject: Decision Making

Fundamentals of Decision Making

Author(s): Thomas Saaty
This book offers a rigorous consolidation of many of the concepts and includes the (surprisingly few and simple) axioms underlying the AHP. It contains material on group decision making and a chapter on the generalization of the AHP to networks with feedback and dependence. It also has a chapter ...

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Mathematical Principles of Decision Making

Author(s): Thomas Saaty
In this book Thomas Saaty summarizes his Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) theory developed over the past 40 years for measuring intangible factors through paired comparisons using judgments from which priorities are derived that give the relative dominance of these factors. The important concepts...

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The Hierarchon

Author(s): Thomas Saaty, Ernest Forman
This work is a beginning in the classification of ideas related to planning, conflict resolution and decision making. There are more than 400 AHP models classified into Business/Corporate Policy and Corporate Strategy, Government/Public Policy and Public Strategy, Health Care, Military Strategy, ...

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The Hierarchon Vol. 2

Author(s): Thomas Saaty, Rafikul Islam
Researchers have been continually developing ways and means to improve quality in decision making. The success of a methodology is judged by its acceptability by the decision makers. In this context, it is beyond any argument that AHP has been massively successful. Readers of this volume will see...

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Transportation Decisions

Author(s): Simin Jalali R. Rabbani , Soheil Rahnemay Rabbani
The only book dedicated to transportation decisions using the AHP. It is in two parts: Part 1 includes the theoretical background of the Analytic Hierarchy Process and an examination of the dynamic evolution of multicriteria decision processes; Part 2 contains practical applications of the AHP to...

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Creative Thinking, Problem Solving & Decision Making

Author(s): Thomas Saaty
In this new printing beautiful original paintings of the creative process have been added. The rest of the book has the original rich collection of ideas, incorporating research by a growing body of researchers and practitioners, profiles of creative people, projects and products, theory, philoso...

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Creative Thinking, Problem Solving and Decision Making (Arabic)

Author(s): Thomas Saaty
للإبداع دور هام في تطوير الحياة وتحسين نوعيتها، فمن خلال التفكير الإبداعي يساهم كل منا في رفاهية الناس مجتمعين. يفتح هذا الكتاب السهل الممتنع مجالات لمواضيع قد تكون غير مألوفة لدي الكثير من القراء ويتيح الفرصة لهم لاكتشاف قوي الإبداع الكامنة فيهم. يتضمن هذا الكتاب مجموعة ثرية من الأفكار وخلاصة أب...

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Toma De Decisiones Para Lideres (Spanish)

Author(s): Thomas Saaty, Thomas Saaty
This book is the 2nd Spanish edition of the well known "Decision Making for Leaders". It is about how to make decisions using the Analytic Hierarchy Process. The basics of the theory are described in a clear, non-technical manner with many examples. It is suitable for business leaders and...

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Decision Making for Leaders (Arabic)

Author(s): Thomas Saaty
This translated book is a book of case studies in multicriteria decision-making using the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP). The basics of the theory are described in a clear, non-technical manner with many examples. Methods are given for calculating best options using simple arithmetic. Suitable ...

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Il Decision Making e I Sistemi Decisionali Multicriterio Le Metodologie AHP e ANP (Italian)

Author(s): Thomas Saaty
The rapidly increasing complexity of the world makes all its problems very interdependent so that what happens in one place can cause major ripples all over the world. Decision making is fundamental to furthering our goal of survival and ensuring the quality of our life.To be a person is to be a ...

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Decision Making for Leaders

Author(s): Thomas Saaty
This is a book of case studies in multicriteria decision-making using the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP). The basics of the theory are described in a clear, non-technical manner with many examples. Methods are given for calculating best options using simple arithmetic. Suitable for business lea...

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The Neural Network Process (NNP): Generalization of the AHP and ANP to the Continuous Case of Neural Firing

Author(s): Thomas Saaty
This book generalizes the discrete mathematics of decision making to the continuous mathematics required to model the firing and synthesis of neurons in the brain and nervous system. Making comparisons as we do in decision making is intrinsic in all of our biology and behavior, and at the atomist...

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Applications and Theory of Analytic Hierarchy Process

Author(s): Fabio De Felice, Thomas Saaty, Antonella Petrillo
The purpose of this book is to provide an introduction to the theory and applications in the field of decision making, especially focused on Analytic Hierarchy Process, a structured technique for organizing and analyzing complex decisions, based on mathematics and psychology. It was developed by ...

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