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Appl. Sci. 2018, 8(9), 1545;

Another View on the Middle East Conflict Analysis

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Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Riphah International University, I-14, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan
Department of Mathematics, Islamia College University, Peshawar 25120, KPK, Pakistan
Department of Mathematics, University of Ulsan, Ulsan 44610, Korea
Department of Mathematics, Research Institute of Natural Sciences, Hanyang University, Seoul 04763, Korea
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Received: 10 August 2018 / Revised: 18 August 2018 / Accepted: 31 August 2018 / Published: 3 September 2018
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Decision making is a cognitive process for evaluating data with certain attributes to come up with the best option, in terms of the preferences of decision makers. Conflicts and disagreements occur in most real world problems and involve the applications of mathematical tools dealing with uncertainty, such as rough set theory in decision making and conflict analysis processes. Afterwards, the Pawlak conflict analysis model based on rough set theory was established. Subsequently, Deja put forward some questions that are not answered by the Pawlak conflict analysis model and Sun’s model. In the present paper, using the notions of soft preference relation, soft dominance relation, and their roughness, we analyzed the Middle East conflict and answered the questions posed by Deja in a good manner. View Full-Text
Keywords: making decision; conflict analysis; rough set theory; soft preference relation; soft dominance relation making decision; conflict analysis; rough set theory; soft preference relation; soft dominance relation
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Rehman, N.; Shah, S.I.A.; Ali, A.; Jang, S.Y.; Park, C. Another View on the Middle East Conflict Analysis. Appl. Sci. 2018, 8, 1545.

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