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ERIC Number: EJ473663
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0038-4941
Majority Rule and Impossibility Theorems.
Radcliff, Benjamin
Social Science Quarterly, v73 n3 p511-22 Sep 1992
Asserts that majority rule in a democratic society follows a cyclical pattern. Discusses the paradox between the concept of majority rule and protection of the rights of voting minorities. Compares the difficulty of achieving democracy to that of achieving justice through jury trials. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
Language: English
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