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\(N\)-soft sets and their decision making algorithms. (English) Zbl 1398.03176
Summary: In this paper, we motivate and introduce the concept of \(N\)-soft set as an extended soft set model. Some useful algebraic definitions and properties are given. We cite real examples that prove that \(N\)-soft sets are a cogent model for binary and non-binary evaluations in numerous kinds of decision making problems. Finally, we propose decision making procedures for \(N\)-soft sets.

03E72 Theory of fuzzy sets, etc.
91B06 Decision theory
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