Various Meanings of ‘Rational Political Decisions’

  • Anatol Rapoport
Part of the Theory and Decision Library book series (TDLU, volume 23)


We must begin by examining various meanings of ‘politics’ that will fall within the scope of this discussion; next, the various meanings that can be assigned to ‘rationality’ or to ‘rational decision’ in different contexts; finally, how these meanings apply to the concept of a rational political decision.


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