Computational and empirical explorations of work group performance

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StatementMichael J. Ashworth.
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LC ClassificationsHD30.4 .A84 2007
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Paginationviii, 147 p. :
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Kathleen M. Carley, Chair Dr. James Herbsleb Dr. David Krackhardt. Computational methods combined with traditional empirical techniques offer a powerful new approach to the study of human performance. Scholars engaged in the study of work group and organizational behavior are increasingly calling for the use of integrated methods in conducting research, including the wider adoption of computational models for Author: Michael J.

Ashworth. The book is divided into four parts. Part I introduces the subject of discovery, defines the scope of our work, and discusses some of the issues that have surrounded and still surround our topic.

Parts II and III contain the main body of our results, largely in the form of accounts of the performance of computer programs that simulate human thought processes to make scientific by:   Empirical work aimed at improving group performance also focuses mainly on the individual, without taking into account the group context, the team as a collective actor, or the roles and contributions of individuals to team processes and performances (Kozlowski & Ilgen, ).

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