Condorcet, Thin Ice, and Battle Cries

John De Lasaux jdelsey at
Tue Apr 29 19:20:45 PDT 1997

At 06:13 PM 4/29/97 -0400, election-methods-list at wrote:
>Hugh Tobin wrote:
>Actually, it seems I am swimming upstream, trying to convey a simple
>definition of a Condorcet system.
>Donald writes: I would like to see a simple difinition of a Condorcet system.
So would I.

Please describe it in step-by-step fashion, i.e.:

1. These are the candidates ... A, B, C, D, etc.

2. Ballot looks like this ...

3. Here is how the ballot is marked ...

4. Here is how the winner is computed ...

John De Lasaux

 "If you're happy and you know it,
clank your chains"........Ed Wolfe

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