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a legal system for making democratic choices
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Two different conceptions of common will emerge from these two thought-worlds: whereas majority voting rules for synthesizing social choice functions
rely on a consequentialist definition of the common will as the implementation of the given and undiscussable preferences of a majority of voters, discourse ethics points to a view of the common will in which the process of public discussions by which it is formed is of primary importance to its ultimate legitimacy.
r, the social choice function
, is a total function from the set of voting patterns to the set of outcomes.