Actor Analysis

Understanding policy contexts

  

Publications

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Recent publications

Tromp, E., & Bots, P. (2016). Knowledge Transfer and Uptake in Design Process of Flood Defences: Case of Kinderdijk- Schoonhovenseveer.. In S. Moffett & B. Galbraith (Eds.). Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Knowledge Management. Reading, U.K.: Academic Bookshop. ISBN 978-1-911218-02-9.  Surf to external source

Bots, P. W. G., Schlüter, M., & Sendzimir, J. (2015). A framework for analyzing, comparing, and diagnosing social-ecological systems. Ecology and Society, 20(4), 18. ISSN 1708-3087.  Surf to external source

Ghorbani, A., Dijkema, G. P. J., Bots, P., Aldewereld, H., & Dignum, V. (2014). Model-driven agent-based simulation: Procedural semantics of a MAIA model. Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 49, 27-40. ISSN 1569-190X.  Surf to external source

Hinkel, J., Bots, P. W. G., & Schlüter, M. (2014). Enhancing the Ostrom social-ecological system framework through formalization. Ecology and Society, 19(3), 51. ISSN 1708-3087.  Surf to external source

Schlüter, M., Hinkel, J., Bots, P. W. G., & Arlinghaus, R. (2014). Application of the SES framework for model-based analysis of the dynamics of social-ecological systems. Ecology and Society, 19(1), 36. ISSN 1708-3087.  Surf to external source

Binder, C. R., J. Hinkel, J., P.W.G. Bots, P. W. G., & Pahl-Wostl, C. (2013). Comparison of frameworks for analyzing social-ecological systems. Ecology and Society, 18(4), 26. ISSN ISSN 1708-3087.  Surf to external source

Bots, P. W. G. (2013). Designing the Policy Analysis Process. In W. A. H. Thisssen & W. E. Walker (Eds.). Public Policy Analysis: New developments (pp. 103-132). New York: Springer. ISBN 978-1-4614-4601-9.

Döll, C., Döll, P., & Bots, P. (2013). Semi-quantitative actor-based modelling as a tool to assess the drivers of change and physical variables in participatory integrated assessments. Environmental Modelling & Software, 46(3), 21–32. ISSN 1364-8152.  Surf to external source

Ghorbani, A., Bots, P., Dignum, V., & Dijkema, G. (2013). MAIA: a Framework for Developing Agent-Based Social Simulations. Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, 16(2), 9. ISSN 1460-7425.  Surf to external source

Maleki, A., & Bots, P. W. G. (2013). A Framework for Operationalizing the Effect of National Culture on Participatory Policy Analysis. Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice, 15(5), 371-394. ISSN 1387-6988.  Surf to external source

Mayer, I. S., Van Daalen, C. E., & Bots, P. W. G. (2013). Perspectives on Policy Analysis: A Framework for Understanding and Design. In W. A. H. Thisssen & W. E. Walker (Eds.). Public Policy Analysis: New developments (pp. 41-64). New York: Springer. ISBN 978-1-4614-4601-9.

Bots, P. W. G., & Van Daalen, C. E. (2012). Designing socio-technical systems: Structures and processes. In J. L. Zachariah-Wolff (Ed.). Proceedings 3rd International Engineering Systems Symposium. Delft, The Netherlands: CESUN.  Surf to external source

Bijlsma, R. M., Bots, P. W. G., Wolters, H. A., & Hoekstra, A. Y. (2011). An Empirical Analysis of Stakeholders’ Influence on Policy Development: the Role of Uncertainty Handling. Ecology and Society, 16(1), . ISSN 1708-3087.  Surf to external source

Bots, P. W. G., Bijlsma, R., Von Korff, Y., Van der Fluit, N., & Wolters, H. (2011). Supporting the constructive use of existing hydrological models in participatory settings: a set of “rules of the game”. Ecology and Society, 16(2), 16. ISSN 1708-3087.  Surf to external source

Du, W., Bots, P. W. G., & Slootweg, J. G. (2011). Monte Carlo simulation of load profiles for low-voltage electricity distribution grid asset planning. In G. George (Ed.). Proceedings 21st International Conference on Electricity Distribution. Liège, Belgium: CIRED.  Surf to external source

Kassahun, A., Du Chatenier, E., Bots, P. W. G., Hofstede, G. J., Bloemhof, J., Scholten, H., Korver, S., & Beulens, A. (2011). QChain – integrating social, environmental and economic value: a tool to support innovation in production chains. Journal on Chain and Network Science, 11(2), 167-176. ISSN 1569-1829.  Surf to external source

Von Korff, Y., Daniell, K. A., Moellenkamp, S., Bots, P., & Bijlsma, R. M. (2011). Implementing participatory water management: recent advances in theory, practice, and evaluation. Ecology and Society, 17(1), 20. ISSN 1708-3087.  Surf to external source

Barreteau, O., Bots, P. W. G., & Daniell, K. A. (2010). A framework for clarifying “participation” in participatory research to prevent its rejection for the wrong reasons. Ecology and Society, 15(2), 1. ISSN 1708-3087.  Surf to external source

Bots, P. W. G., Gooch, G., McIntosh, B. S., & Pahl-Wostl, C. (2010). Understanding the role of perception and valuation in the development and use of models for water management. In P. A. Vanrolleghem (Ed.). Integrated assessment for water framework directive implementation: data, economic and human dimension, Volume 2 (pp. 135-206). London, U.K.: IWA Publishing. ISBN 9781843393269.

Bots, P. W. G., Wagenaar, F. P., & Willemse, R. (2010). Assimilation of Public Policy Concepts Through Role-Play: Distinguishing Rational Design and Political Negotiation. Simulation & Gaming, 41(5), 743-766. ISSN 1046-8781.  Surf to external source

Du, W., Bots, P. W. G., & Slootweg, J. G. (2010). Supporting the Development of Robust Strategies for Asset Replacement in Electricity Distribution Grid. In Proceedings 3rd International Conference on Infrastructure Systems and Services: Next Generation Infrastructure Systems for Eco-Cities (INFRA). Los Alamitos, CA: IEEE Computer Society.  Surf to external source

Van Daalen, C. E., & Bots, P. W. G. (2010). Using a systems perspective to design a problem solving process. Journal of Design Research, 8(4), 301-316. ISSN 1748-3050.  Surf to external source

Beers, P. J., & Bots, P. W. G. (2009). Eliciting conceptual models to support interdisciplinary research. Journal of Information Science, 35(3), 259-278. ISSN 0165-5515.  Surf to external source

Bots, P. W. G. (2009). Analyser des réseaux d’acteurs par le prisme du choix rationnel et des perceptions subjectives. In M. Delori, D. Deschaux-Beaume & S. Saurugger (Eds.). Le choix rationnel en science politique (pp. 141-161). Rennes: Presses universitaires de Rennes. ISBN 978-2-7535-0819-4.

Bots, P. W. G. (2009). Analysing conflict within actor networks using DANA. In M. Lloyd & R. Kinna (Eds.). Proceedings of the 59th PSA Annual Conference (pp. 1-11). Manchester, UK: PSA.