Collective wisdom : principles and mechanisms / edited by Hélène Landemore, Jon Elster.

James Madison wrote, 'Had every Athenian citizen been a Socrates, every Athenian assembly would still have been a mob'. The contributors to this volume discuss and for the most part challenge this claim by considering conditions under which many minds can be wiser than one. With background...

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Other Authors: Landemore, Hélène, 1976- (Editor), Elster, Jon, 1940- (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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