Scott Wheeler (2005)
It Pays to Be Popular: a Study of Civilian Assistance and Guerilla Warfare
Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation
vol. 8, no. 4
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Received: 15-Feb-2005 Accepted: 09-Jul-2005 Published: 31-Oct-2005
|Figure 1. Example board|
|Figure 2. UN peacekeeper casualties with nc and pscan varying|
|Table 1: Simulation results|
|Figure 3. Plot of Savg against pscan|
As indicated in Figure 3, the number of UN peacekeepers surviving the peacekeeping operation exhibits a non-linear relationship to pscan. Hence, we propose to explain how survival rates for UN peacekeepers relate to pscan by testing for significant differences between the values of interest for pscan of 0, 10, 20, 60 and 100. The differences between the two values for pscan of 10x and 10x+10, x = 2,...,9, for example between 40 and 50 or 50 and 60, are not significant at the 90% confidence level.
|Figure 4. UN peacekeeper casualties per insurgent with np and ni varying|
|Figure 5. Example danger levels on a 500 by 500 unit board|
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