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Theory of Games and Economic Behavior.
This is the classic work upon which modern-day game theory is based. What began more than sixty years ago as a modest proposal that a mathematician and an economist write a short paper togetherExpand
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Theory Of Self Reproducing Automata
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This invention relates to prefabricated buildings and comprises a central unit having a peripheral section therearound to form a main residential part. Expand
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Theory of Self-Reproducing Automata
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Chronology for von Neumann ’ s PROBABILISTIC LOGICS AND THE SYNTHESIS OF RELIABLE ORGANISMS FROM UNRELIABLE COMPONENTS
The paper that follows is based on notes taken by Dr. R. S. Pierce on five lectures given by the author at the California Institute of Technology in January 1952. They have been revised by the authorExpand
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First draft of a report on the EDVAC
  • J. Neumann
  • Engineering, Computer Science
  • IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
  • 1 October 1993
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The first draft of a report on the EDVAC written by John von Neumann is presented. Expand
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The General and Logical Theory of Au-tomata
I have to ask your forbearance for appearing here, since I am an outsider to most of the fields which form the subject of this conference. Even in the area in which I have some experience, that ofExpand
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On infinite direct products
© Foundation Compositio Mathematica, 1939, tous droits réservés. L’accès aux archives de la revue « Compositio Mathematica » (http: //http://www.compositio.nl/) implique l’accord avec les conditionsExpand
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Proof of the Quasi-Ergodic Hypothesis.
  • J. Neumann
  • Physics, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1932
1. The purpose of this note is to prove and to generalize the quasi-ergodic hypothesis of classical Hamiltonian dynamics1 (or “ergodic hypothesis,” as we shall say for brevity) with the aid of theExpand
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