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Fair Voting  Weighted Votes for Unequal Constituencies (HiMAP)
William F. Lucas

Mathematics Topic: Algebra, Discrete Mathematics 
Application Areas: History, Political Science, Voting Theory 
Prerequisites: Algebra 


 ©1992 by COMAP, Inc.  81 pages 
Students are challenged to use the mathematics of weighted voting to wrestle with important social issues such as how power can be measured quantitatively, and how power is divided in our government. HiMAP Module 19.
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Table of Contents:
CHAPTER 1: VOTING IN DEMOCRATIC INSTITUTIONS
CHAPTER 2: SOME APPROACHES TO FAIR REPRESENTATION
CHAPTER 3: PROPORTIONAL WEIGHTED VOTING: A FIRST ATTEMPT TO REALIZE FAIR REPRESENTATION
CHAPTER 4: MEASURING POWER
CHAPTER 5: ADJUSTED WEIGHTED VOTING: A BETTER IDEA
CHAPTER 6: HISTORICAL ASPECTS
CHAPTER 7: ADDITIONAL TOPICS ON WEIGHTED VOTING
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