GAME THEORY By Nugent, Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 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 THEORETICAL INTEGRATION ANIMAL LEARNING SOCIAL DYNAMICS THRESHOLD THEORY SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION LINEAR MODEL NORMAL SCIENCE INTERGROUP DYNAMICS AVOIDANCE-AVOIDANCE CONFLICT JURISPRUDENTIAL TEACHING MODEL Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GAME THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/game-theory/ (accessed November 21, 2017).