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This is the '''top level''' of [[Electowiki:About|Electowiki]]'s category system.  A summary of this wiki's categories can be found on this wiki's main page: '''[[electowiki:Main_Page]]'''
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[[Project:Categories]] (also linked to as [[Electowiki:Categories]]) is the top level of [[Electowiki:About|Electowiki]]'s category system.  A summary of this wiki's categories can be found below:
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The "top level" of categories can be found at '''[[:Category:Contents]]'''
 
The "top level" of categories can be found at '''[[:Category:Contents]]'''
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== Main Page ==
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Below was copied from the [[Main Page]] of this wiki, in this oldid: https://electowiki.org/w/index.php?title=Main_Page&oldid=11772
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Everything below was copied from there.
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This site gives you a guide to what these things are, on pages in the following categorized as follows: 
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*[[:Category:Voting methods|'''Voting methods''']] (i.e. [[Electoral system|electoral systems]]) are the main focus of this wiki. Articles in this category describe specific methods for selecting between various choices, their implementation details and features.
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**[[:Category:Voting theory|'''Voting theory''']] deals with the properties of voting methods and the criteria they can meet, scenarios in which they fail, etc.
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*[[:Category:Advocacy|'''Advocacy''']] is for descriptions about real-world reform: organizations, legislation, lobbying, and arguments for choosing one reform over another.
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*[[:Category:Elections|'''Elections''']] is for articles that analyze real or hypothetical elections under different methods, and examine their properties and outcomes.
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*[[:Category:Forms of government|'''Forms of government''']] is the level "above" election methods: Representative vs direct democracy, government structure and [[government formation|formation]], etc.
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*[[:Category:Voting mechanics|'''Voting mechanics''']] deals with real-world implementation details, such as paper ballots and electronic voting machines.

Latest revision as of 01:53, 15 June 2020

<< Main Page

Project:Categories (also linked to as Electowiki:Categories) is the top level of Electowiki's category system. A summary of this wiki's categories can be found below:


The "top level" of categories can be found at Category:Contents

Main Page[edit | edit source]

Below was copied from the Main Page of this wiki, in this oldid: https://electowiki.org/w/index.php?title=Main_Page&oldid=11772

Everything below was copied from there.

This site gives you a guide to what these things are, on pages in the following categorized as follows:

  • Voting methods (i.e. electoral systems) are the main focus of this wiki. Articles in this category describe specific methods for selecting between various choices, their implementation details and features.
    • Voting theory deals with the properties of voting methods and the criteria they can meet, scenarios in which they fail, etc.
  • Advocacy is for descriptions about real-world reform: organizations, legislation, lobbying, and arguments for choosing one reform over another.
  • Elections is for articles that analyze real or hypothetical elections under different methods, and examine their properties and outcomes.
  • Forms of government is the level "above" election methods: Representative vs direct democracy, government structure and formation, etc.
  • Voting mechanics deals with real-world implementation details, such as paper ballots and electronic voting machines.