GROUP DECISION AND SOCIAL INTERACTION: A THEORY OF SOCIAL DECISION SCHEMES

THIS PAPER PROPOSES A GENERAL THEORY FOR VARIOUS TYPES OF GROUP DECISION-MAKING; SPECIAL CASE MODELS ARE ILLUSTRATED WITH A VARIETY OF DATA FROM SEVERAL EXPERIMENTAL SITUATIONS. WHILE FOCUSING UPON THE TRADITIONAL ISSUE OF INDIVIDUAL-GROUP DIFFERENCES, THE DISTRIBUTION OF GROUP DECISIONS IS ACCOUNTED FOR BY USING FORMAL HYPOTHESES ABOUT THE EFFECTS OF SOCIAL INTERACTION WHEN THE INPUTS TO DISCUSSION ARE INDIVIDUAL MEMBER PREFERENCES.

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 97-125
  • Serial:
    • Psychological Review
    • Volume: 80
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: American Psychological Association
    • ISSN: 0033-2909

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00243165
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 25 1973 12:00AM