Debriefing depends on purpose
Social simulation techniques are used for a multiplicity of goals, e.g. training, education, assessment, exploration, development and research. In all cases is necessary. However its shape and aims depend on the specific purpose of the simulation.
Peters, V.A.M., Vissers, G., & van der Meer, F.B.L.. (1998). Debriefing depends on purpose. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/751