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Consensus by aggregation and deliberation

Bradley, Richard ORCID: 0000-0003-2184-7844 (2007) Consensus by aggregation and deliberation. Hommage a Wlodek: Philosophical Papers Dedicated to Wlodek Rabinowicz (2007). Website.

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On the face of it both aggregation and deliberation represent alternative ways of producing a consensus. I argue, however, that the adequacy of aggregation mechanisms should be evaluated with an eye to the effects, both possible and actual, of public deliberation. Such an evaluation is undertaken by sketching a Bayesian model of deliberation as learning from others.

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Additional Information: © 2007 Lunds Universitet
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Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
Date Deposited: 10 Feb 2009 12:27
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:19

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