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Power, Freedom, and Voting

Editors: Braham, Matthew, Steffen, Frank (Eds.)

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Power, Freedom, and Voting is an interdisciplinary book that presents a comprehensive insight into current research by economists, mathematicians, philosophers and political scientists on three intimately related concepts that are at the heart of theories of democracy and social welfare. The editors have brought together some of the leading scholars in the different fields to create a distinctive volume. Chapters include contributions on foundational and methodological issues in the definition and measurement of power and freedom and empirical studies of power and coalition formation in voting bodies. The volume also contains contributions that make an effort to bridge the gaps between different disciplinary approaches, including one on the importance of Machiavelli’s writing as a reference point for modern political theory, and others on the related concepts of fairness and responsibility. A majority of the chapters make use of game theory.

Table of contents (22 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Power, Freedom, and Voting
Editors
  • Matthew Braham
  • Frank Steffen
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-73382-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-73382-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-73381-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-09242-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 438
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