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Gerrymandering in America : the House of Representatives, the Supreme Court, and the future of popular sovereignty

Author: Anthony J McGann; Charles Anthony Smith; Michael Latner; Alexandra Keenan
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides a standard to gauge partisan gerrymandering, which increased after the Supreme Court ruled it a non-justiciable issue.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony J McGann; Charles Anthony Smith; Michael Latner; Alexandra Keenan
ISBN: 9781107143258 110714325X 9781316507674 131650767X
OCLC Number: 951107445
Description: 1 volume. : illustrations (black and white), maps.
Contents: 1. The unnoticed revolution; 2. The jurisprudence of districting; 3. Measuring partisan bias; 4. Geographic explanations for partisan bias; 5. Political explanations of partisan bias; 6. The constitutional implications of Vieth; 7. Answering Justice Scalia's challenge to equality: does equal protection imply majority rule?; 8. Conclusion: Vieth, majority rule, and one person, one vote.
Responsibility: Anthony J. McGann, Charles Anthony Smith, Michael Latner, Alex Keena.

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'Under what circumstances can minorities defeat majorities in American democracy? Blending incisive legal analysis, with insights from social choice theory, McGann, Smith, Latner, and Keena explain Read more...

 
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