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Decision‐making process

Gerard Brennan.

in The Oxford Companion to the High Court of Australia

January 2001; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Courts and Procedure. 1116 words.

The making of a judicial decision cannot be delegated or transferred. Each Justice must make a decision in his or

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The Decision-Making Process

Gordon Moore, John A. Quelch and Emily Boudreau.

in Choice Matters

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 13054 words.

Even seemingly mundane decisions involve a fair amount of individual decision-making. Chapter 4 takes a closer look at the consumer decision-making process, considering (1) the process...

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substitute decision-making

Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

January 2013; p ublished online April 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 101 words.

(1) informal decision-making arrangements ‘where someone makes decisions with or for another person without any formal legal authority to do

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substitute decision-making

Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

October 2017; p ublished online April 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 101 words.

(1) informal decision-making arrangements ‘where someone makes decisions with or for another person without any formal legal authority to do

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Making difficult decisions

Rowan H. Harwood, Farhad Huwez and Dawn Good.

in Stroke Care

November 2010; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 5096 words.

Consent Capacity How to make decisions Best interest Advance care planning Managing decision making Applying this to stroke care Who should talk to whom? Summary

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Decision-Making

Cleotilde Gonzalez.

in The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Science

October 2017; p ublished online November 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 9830 words.

This chapter overviews topics in judgment and decision making from a cognitive science perspective. It advocates a “closed-loop” view of decision making: an interactive and continuous...

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Judicial Decision-Making

Eyal Zamir and Doron Teichman.

in Behavioral Law and Economics

July 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law. 21954 words.

This chapter discusses the rich behavioral research on judicial decision-making. It opens with general theories of the cognitive process of judicial decision-making, focusing on the story...

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Causality in Decision-Making

York Hagmayer and Philip Fernbach.

in The Oxford Handbook of Causal Reasoning

June 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 12256 words.

Although causality is rarely discussed in texts on decision-making, decisions often depend on causal knowledge and causal reasoning. This chapter reviews what is known about how people...

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Global Decision-Making

Boaz Ronen, Joseph S Pliskin and Shimeon Pass.

in The Hospital and Clinic Improvement Handbook

March 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Skills. 3839 words.

The global decision-making methodology is a simple and effective tool for decision-making. It bypasses the need to determine the cost of service or cost of product as well as the product’s...

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participative decision making

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 41 words.

The inclusion of employees (or their representatives) in the process of management decision making. This can range from a fairly

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decision-making

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 357 words.

Some concern themselves with the political nature of the decision-making unit. Thus Archibugi (2000) New Left Rev.

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Social decision-making

Sarah E. MacPherson, Sergio Della Sala, Simon R. Cox, Alessandra Girardi and Matthew H. Iveson.

in Handbook of Frontal Lobe Assessment

April 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Psychology. 16603 words.

Tests to assess social decision-making are discussed in relation to localization of social decision-making processes within frontal subregions. The findings from patient and lesion...

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non-decision-making

Emma Jeanes.

in A Dictionary of Organizational Behaviour

P ublished online January 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 119 words.

A term used to indicate how power affects decision-making by influencing its process in subtle ways. Unlike traditional approaches to power in decision-making, such as recognizing who might...

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Decision-Making Pathologies

Derek A. Epp.

in The Structure of Policy Change

April 2018; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Policy. 8047 words.

This chapter describes the difference between deliberative and collective decision-making procedures. Collective decision making takes place when the decisions of many independent actors...

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Ethical Decision Making

Geoff Lindsay.

in The Oxford Handbook of International Psychological Ethics

July 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; History and Systems in Psychology. 11774 words.

This chapter explores the use of ethical codes to support ethical decision making. The nature of codes is examined with reference to ethical principles, domains of practice, cultural...

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Decision-making process

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

The making of a judicial decision cannot be delegated or transferred. Each Justice must make a decision in his or her own way. A tentative view can be, and often ...

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participative decision making

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management.

The inclusion of employees (or their representatives) in the process of management decision making. This can range from a fairly limited form of consultation to a situation in which workers...

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participative decision making

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 41 words.

The inclusion of employees (or their representatives) in the process of management decision making. This can range from a fairly limited form of consultation to a situation in which workers...

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Behavioral Decision-Making

David P. Redlawsk and Richard R. Lau.

in The Oxford Handbook of Political Psychology

September 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; Political Behaviour. 17181 words.

Judgment and choice are at the core of all politics. This chapter develops a general framework for the study of individual decision-making that applies equally well to both elites and the...

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decision-making

David McFarland.

in A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 239 words.

The process of changing from one activity to another, where there is incompatibility between the two activities. The term ‘decision-making’

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