Rational Choice , Deliberative Democracy , And Preference Transformation

@inproceedings{Landwehr2008RationalC,
  title={Rational Choice , Deliberative Democracy , And Preference Transformation},
  author={Claudia Landwehr},
  year={2008}
}
Within democratic theory, rational choice theories have for some time been challenged by approaches of ‘deliberative democracy’. I argue that the central analytical contrast between these theories consists in their differing focus on preferences: while rational choice takes them to be stable for the time frame in question and exogenous to the decision… CONTINUE READING