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Partisan Gerrymandering and the Construction of American Democracy.

Author: Erik J Engstrom
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 2014.
Series: Legislative politics & policy making.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Erik J. Engstrom offers a historical perspective on the effects of gerrymandering on elections and party control of the US national legislature. Engstrom evaluates the abundant cross-sectional and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Erik J Engstrom
ISBN: 047211901X 9780472119011 1306081637 9781306081634
OCLC Number: 956388171
Description: 1 online resource (236 pages).
Contents: ""Contents""; ""One. Gerrymandering and the Evolution of American Politics""; ""Part I: The Early Republic, 1789-1840""; ""Two. Districting and the Construction of Early American Democracy""; ""Three. The Origins of Single-Member Districts""; ""Part II: The Partisan Era, 1840-1900""; ""Four. The Strategic Timing of Congressional Redistricting""; ""Five. Stacking the States, Stacking the House: The Partisan Consequences of Congressional Redistricting""; ""Six. Electoral Competition and Critical Elections""; ""Seven. A Congress of Strangers: Gerrymandering and Legislative Turnover"" ""Eight. The Partisan Impact of Malapportionment""""Part III: Redistricting in the Candidate-Centered Era,1900-Present""; ""Nine. From Turbulence to Stasis, 1900-1964""; ""Ten. Gerrymandering and the Future of American Politics""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
Series Title: Legislative politics & policy making.
Other Titles: Legislative Politics and Policy Making

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