chapter  9
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Multi-player games

In previous chapters most of the games we have considered have either involved a pair of players only, albeit within a larger (infinite) population, or have been “playing the field” type games, where there are no direct conflicts, but where individuals play a strategy, the success of which is a function of the population strategy (see Chapter 7). We now consider situations where individual conflicts consist of a number of individuals greater than two.