GAME THEORY By N., Sam M.S. - 27 model or paradigm used to understand the dynamics associated with personal conflict. Often used in theoretical modelling and empirical studies. GAME THEORY: "Game theory likens conflict situations to a 2 player game." Related Psychology Terms Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Ethics and Boundary Issues ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Identifying Relevant Theories and Models Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population COGNITIVE DISSONANCE (Dissonance Theory) CHILD PSYCHIATRY JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) ESTHETICS Selecting a Diagnosis Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GAME THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/game-theory/ (accessed May 28, 2022).