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THE ReDISTRICTING GAme

        

THE ReDISTRICTING GAme

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The Redistricting Game is designed to educate, engage, and empower citizens around the issue of political redistricting. Currently, the political system in most states allows the state legislators themselves to draw the lines. This system is subject to a wide range of abuses and manipulations that encourage incumbents to draw districts which protect their seats rather than risk an open contest.By exploring how the system works, as well as how open it is to abuse, The Redistricting Game allows... More
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: October 29, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 29, 2013
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Submitter: Peter Nerzak
Keywords: redistricting, state redistricting, abuse, game, gerrymandering

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Technical Requirements: Web browser, Adobe Flash
Language: English
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