This PhD thesis is on developing participatory methods to support policy making for a farming community facing water scarcity in Iran. Fuzzy Cognitive Mapping (FCM) and Agent-Based modelling (ABM) have been used as the main methods in this study. The data-set includes 1) the FCMs matrices for 40 policy makers, 20 small farmers, 20 medium farmers and 20 large farmers (with no name and personal data), 2) the FCMapper output for farmers and policymakers, 3) NetLogo code for ABM, and 4) Overview, Design and Detail (ODD) document that describes the ABM and NetLogo code.

Behavioural and educational sciences
Date made available3 Apr 2019
PublisherDATA Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)
Date of data production3 Feb 2019

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