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Disproportionate Representation and Fair Congressional Maps

Show simple item record Kirkwood, Chris 2021-11-10T20:37:56Z 2021-11-10T20:37:56Z 2021
dc.description 2021 Celebration of Student Research and Creativity presentation en_US
dc.description.abstract "Creating fair Congressional maps has proved a difficult task, despite various movements in favor of such, and popular support. Part of the issue is determining what constitutes a fair Congressional map. Considerations of determining what this fairness consists of includes “fair” mapmaking processes that have notable flaws, and judicially mandated remedial Congressional maps as a result of various perceived failings of the predecessor maps. Creating fair Congressional districts relies on several principles, and too narrow of a focus in any one principle can result in an unrepresentative map." en_US
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dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Northern Kentucky University en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Celebration of Student Research and Creativity;2021
dc.subject Legislators United States en_US
dc.subject Election districts United States Maps en_US
dc.subject Legislative bodies United States en_US
dc.title Disproportionate Representation and Fair Congressional Maps en_US
dc.type Presentation en_US

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