A giant in social choice theory — the true heir to Condorcet. The NYT obituary.
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On the Admission of Women to the Rights of Citizenship (1790)
-By The Marquis De Condorcet 17 September 1743 – 28 March 1794
Custom may familiarise mankind with the violation of their natural rights to such an extent, that even among those who have lost or been deprived of these rights, no one thinks of reclaiming them, or is even conscious that they have suffered any injustice. 2,531 more words
Today, we present a curious “practical” application of ultrafilters, especially relevant in this election season. We will eventually consider elections with infinitely many voters, but let us first look at the classical case with a finite electorate. 1,210 more words