A Mathematical Approach to Proportional Representation: by Iain S. McLean,Alistair McMillan,Burt L. Monroe

By Iain S. McLean,Alistair McMillan,Burt L. Monroe

`This is a ebook a couple of famous author, Lewis Carroll, and a few little-known topic, the idea of voting' (from the Editors' Introduction).
This publication has been edited from the manuscripts of the overdue Scottish economist Duncan Black. presently after the book of the idea of Committees and Elections Black began to gather fabric for papers and a publication on Lewis Carroll's concept of proportional illustration. Black's bankruptcy plans made it transparent that the publication was once to be in 3 elements, written through himself, by means of a reprint of Carroll's ideas of Parliamentary illustration and its major resources. half I is biographical, introducing Lewis Carroll and giving suitable information of his lifestyles. half II is Black's already released paintings on Lewis Carroll. half III contains the extra special arguments approximately Carroll's reasoning, and half IV includes reprints of infrequent unique fabric on proportional illustration by means of Carroll, James Garth Marshall, and Walter Baily. Taken jointly, the editors have supplied an entire reference resource for the idea of balloting and proportional representation.

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