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The Resource Solomonic judgements : studies in the limitations of rationality, Jon Elster

Solomonic judgements : studies in the limitations of rationality, Jon Elster

Label
Solomonic judgements : studies in the limitations of rationality
Title
Solomonic judgements
Title remainder
studies in the limitations of rationality
Statement of responsibility
Jon Elster
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Elster, Jon
Dewey number
302/.13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB846.8
LC item number
.E47 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social choice
  • Reasoning
  • Decision making
  • Custody of children
Label
Solomonic judgements : studies in the limitations of rationality, Jon Elster
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 217-230
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Social lotteries: an overview
  • Scarce goods and necessary burdens
  • Political lotteries
  • Legal lotteries
  • Why lotteries?
  • Solomonic Judgements: Against the Best Interests of the Child
  • Towards the best interests of the child
  • Against the best interests of the child
  • Circumventing the best interests of the child
  • Alternatives to the best interests of the child
  • When Rationality Fails
  • The Possibility of Rational Politics
  • Individual and social choice
  • Political indeterminacy
  • Political irrationality
  • Alternatives to rationalism in politics
  • Rational action
  • Indeterminacy
  • Irrationality
  • Alternatives to rationality
  • Taming Chance: Randomization in Individual and Social Decisions
  • Varieties of randomness
  • Randomization in individual decisions
Control code
18833522
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 232 pages
Isbn
9780521376082
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88033997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1233870
Label
Solomonic judgements : studies in the limitations of rationality, Jon Elster
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 217-230
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Social lotteries: an overview
  • Scarce goods and necessary burdens
  • Political lotteries
  • Legal lotteries
  • Why lotteries?
  • Solomonic Judgements: Against the Best Interests of the Child
  • Towards the best interests of the child
  • Against the best interests of the child
  • Circumventing the best interests of the child
  • Alternatives to the best interests of the child
  • When Rationality Fails
  • The Possibility of Rational Politics
  • Individual and social choice
  • Political indeterminacy
  • Political irrationality
  • Alternatives to rationalism in politics
  • Rational action
  • Indeterminacy
  • Irrationality
  • Alternatives to rationality
  • Taming Chance: Randomization in Individual and Social Decisions
  • Varieties of randomness
  • Randomization in individual decisions
Control code
18833522
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 232 pages
Isbn
9780521376082
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88033997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1233870

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