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Title Real choices/new voices : how proportional representation elections could revitalize American democracy / Douglas J. Amy.
Author Amy, Douglas J.
Published New York : Columbia University Press, [2002], ©2002.
Edition Second edition.
Description xiii, 329 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Format text; unmediated; volume
ISBN 0231125488 (cl. : alk. paper)
0231125496 (paper : alk. paper)

Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Fair representation for all -- Solving the redistricting problem -- Improving election campaigns -- Toward a multiparty system -- Electing more women -- Fair representation for racial and ethnic minorities -- Encouraging voter turnout -- PR: a different and better kind of democracy -- Objections to proportional representation -- Versions of electoral reform for the United States -- The political prospects for PR in the United States -- Seat allocation formulas in proportional representation -- Vote counting and ballot transfer in the single transferable vote -- The forgotten history of proportional representation in the United States.
Subjects (Topics) Proportional representation -- United States.
Elections -- United States.
Subjects (Places) United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Bib utility control no. 49672395

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