[EM] A definition for your criteria system
mikeo2106 at msn.com
Wed Mar 21 01:28:38 PDT 2007
FARCS stands for Fictitiously Assumed Rankings Criteria System.
Because no FARCS advocate on EM has defined FARCS, Im going to define it
in this posting.
Definition of FARCS, consisting of instructions for writing a criterion
failure example in the FARCS system:
1. Specify a set of voter rankings that complies with the criterions
premises stipulations about rankings.
2. Specify each voters actual vote (using the actual balloting system of
the method being tested) in such a way that s/he doesnt vote X over Y when
your ranking for that voter ranks Y over X.
3. If you can thereby specify actual votes that give a result that doesnt
comply with the criterions requirement, then you have written a successful
[end of FARCS definition]
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