Conciliatory and contradictory dynamics in opinion formation

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Boudin, Laurent; Mercier, Aurore; Salvarani, Francesco;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.physa.2012.05.070
  • Subject: [ MATH.MATH-AP ] Mathematics [math]/Analysis of PDEs [math.AP] | [MATH.MATH-AP]Mathematics [math]/Analysis of PDEs [math.AP]

International audience; In this article, we study, via a kinetic description, the effect of different psychologies on the evolution of the opinion with respect to a binary choice, in a closed group. We show that the interaction between individuals with different reactio... View more
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