Redistricting : the most political activity in America /

Product Description: This book prepares readers for the redistricting of congressional, state legislative, and local collegial bodies. Chapters 2 through 5 cover the major factors that guide the adjustment of district lines to reflect population shifts. These chapters examine requirements for popula...

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Main Author: Bullock, Charles S., 1942-
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Language:English
Published:Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2010.
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245 1 0 |a Redistricting :  |b the most political activity in America /  |c Charles S. Bullock, III. 
260 |a Lanham, Md. :  |b Rowman & Littlefield,  |c ©2010. 
300 |a ix, 223 pages :  |b illustrations, maps ;  |c 24 cm 
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504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0 |a Why redistricting is important -- Population equality : how equal must districts be? -- Minorities and redistricting -- The populations are equal and minorities have not been discriminated against. Now what? -- Partisan gerrymandering : all's fair in love, war, and redistricting -- Gerrymandering Georgia : a case study -- Looking to the future. 
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