1300 36 33 32

This textbook provides a survey of the literature of social choice. It integrates the ethical aspects of the subject, (discussing potentially desirable conditions for social judgements) with positive aspects of decision mechanisms that centre on the revelation of true preferences. The literature on the subject presently consists of a great many papers. This book draws them together in common notation and points out interpretations which are often missing in specialist papers. Applications in economics, electoral politics, and ethics are discussed. The book will be used by senior undergraduate and graduate students of economics, political science and philosophy as a text book in the subject.

Buy Social Choice book by John Craven from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521310512
ISBN-10: 0521310512
Format: Paperback
(204mm x 159mm x 10mm)
Pages: 164
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 16-Jan-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Social Choice book by John Craven and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Books By Author John Craven

John Craven's 'Countryfile' Handbook by John Craven

John Craven's 'Countryfile' Handbook

Hardback, October 2010
$31.01
Prison Life of Jefferson Davis by John Craven

Prison Life of Jefferson Davis

Paperback / softback, October 2008
$40.85
Social Choice by John Craven

Social Choice

Hardback, January 1992
$135.00