A Simple Dynamic Model of Social Factors in Group Brainstorming

@article{Brown1996ASD,
  title={A Simple Dynamic Model of Social Factors in Group Brainstorming},
  author={Vincent R. Brown and Paul B. Paulus},
  journal={Small Group Research},
  year={1996},
  volume={27},
  pages={114 - 91}
}
The interactions between individuals in a group setting are a natural areafor the application of dynamic systems modeling. Groups gathered togetherfor the purpose of generating ideas are particularly suitable for a dynamic systems approach because each individual 's rate of idea production provides a natural time-varying measure of performnce. This article presents a dynamic model (differential equations) of group idea production designed to describe the effects that group members exert on each… 
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