Voting on voting systems, or the limits of democracy

Rieger, A. (2011) Voting on voting systems, or the limits of democracy. Analysis, 71(4), pp. 641-642. (doi:10.1093/analys/anr094)

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Abstract

It is natural to think that a society can be organized in a way consistent with the overarching principle that all decisions should be democratic. A regress is constructed to demonstrate that this is, in fact, impossible.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Rieger, Dr Adam
Authors: Rieger, A.
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > Philosophy
Journal Name:Analysis
ISSN:0003-2638
ISSN (Online):1467-8284

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