From: Bill Spight (email@example.com)
Date: Wed 30 Oct 2002 - 16:42:14 GMT
Dear Bill B,
> > Bill S:
> > In the Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma the performance
> > is only cooperation
> > or defection. Neither TIT-FOR-TAT nor any other
> > strategy can be
> > described merely in terms of performance.
> > Derek:
> > Yes it can, you just need enough performances to
> > deduce the the strategy. How else could you infer the
> > strategy of somebody who refuses to disclose it?
> Bill B:
> And you might well arrive at the strategy without even being able to
> articulate it consciously.
A great deal of culture is received by such inference, isn't it? :-)
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