TITLE

ONE PERSON, ONE VOTE: TEACHING "SIXTH GRADE ARITHMETIC"

AUTHOR(S)
Pitts, Michael J.
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
St. Louis University Law Journal;Spring2012, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p759
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the importance of teaching arithmetic for understanding the one person, one vote doctrine that is aimed at remedying population imbalances among electoral districts of the U.S. The author highlights the two branches related to the doctrine which include the population requirements for state legislative districts and the population requirements for congressional districts. The author also discusses approach of teaching sixth grade arithmetic to law students.
ACCESSION #
75900361

 

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