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Gerrymandering

Gerrymandering

(see also Congressional Politics, California Politics & Revitalizing Democracy)


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Basics

What is Gerrymandering?

On Gerrymandering.

On the Web: Articles

Gerrymandering Began Here: Let's End It Here. Pamela Wilmot, Boston Globe (4/18/04).

The Great Election Grab. Jeffrey Toobin, New Yorker (12/8/03).

How to Rig an Election. Economist (4/25/02).

Gerrymandering & the Need for Redistricting Reform. Michael D. Robbins, Fraud Factor (8/8/01).

On the Web: Specialized Sites

Center for Voting & Democracy.

In the Library: Articles

Cox, Todd A. " Redistricting: how to keep it honest," National Voter 51,1 (9-10/01).

Haynes, Ray. "Redistricting blues," California Political Review 12,4 (7-8/01).

Zappia, "Apartheid USA: the Supreme Court strikes a blow against race-based redistricting," Diversity & Division 3,1 (fall 93).

In the Library: Non-Fiction Books

Buchman, Jeremy. Drawing Lines in Quicksand: Courts, Legislatures & Redistricting (NY: Peter Lang, 2003).

Burke, Christopher M. The Appearance of Equality: Racial Gerrymandering, Redistricting & the Supreme Court (Westport CT: Greenwood, 1999).

Clark, William A.V. Mirroring the Mosaic: Redistricting in a Context of Cultural Pluralism (Santa Monica CA: Rand Corporation, 1992).

Clayton, Dewey M. African Americans & the Politics of Congressional Redistricting (NY: Garland, 2000).

Grofman, Bernard (ed.) Political Gerrymandering & the Courts (NY: Agathon, 1990).

Lublin, David. The Paradox of Representation: Racial Gerrymandering & Minority Interests in Congress (Princeton NJ: Princeton, 1997).

Moore, Roger Allen. Political Gerrymandering & the Constitution (Washington: Heritage Foundation, 1987).

Myres, Sandra L. One Man, One Vote: Gerrymandering vs. Reapportionment (Austin TX: Steck-Vaughn, 1970).

Musgrove, Philip. The General Theory of Gerrymandering (Beverley Hills CA: Sage, 1977).

Rush, Mark E. Voting Rights & Redistricting in the US (Westport CT: Greenwood, 1998).

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