Modeling civil violence: an agent-based computational approach.

  title={Modeling civil violence: an agent-based computational approach.},
  author={Joshua M. Epstein},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  volume={99 Suppl 3},
  • Joshua M. Epstein
  • Published 2002 in
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
This article presents an agent-based computational model of civil violence. Two variants of the civil violence model are presented. In the first a central authority seeks to suppress decentralized rebellion. In the second a central authority seeks to suppress communal violence between two warring ethnic groups. 
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