a rule or strategy used in a group to select an alternative from choices put forward during discussions. These schemes or laws are sometimes explicitly acknowledged by the group, as when a formal tally of those favouring the alternative is taken.

SOCIAL-DECISION SCHEME: "The social decision scheme is used to choose a project."
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