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Why No Distribution Is Fully Fair.

Author: Teaching Company.
Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, The Great Courses, 2018. 2015.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
See how the founders of the U.S. struggled with a mathematical problem rife with paradoxes: how to apportion representatives to Congress based on population. Consider the strange results possible with different methods and the origin of the approach used now. As with voting, discover that no perfect system exists.
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Genre/Form: Online media
Education films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Teaching Company.
OCLC Number: 1035150526
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from title frames.
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Performer(s): David Kung.
Event notes: Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2015.
Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (29 min.) : flv file, sound
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See how the founders of the U.S. struggled with a mathematical problem rife with paradoxes: how to apportion representatives to Congress based on population. Consider the strange results possible with different methods and the origin of the approach used now. As with voting, discover that no perfect system exists.

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