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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (31 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : The Great Courses, 2015.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Kung
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2015.
Summary, etc.:
Learn that determining the will of the voters can require a mathematician. Delve into paradoxical outcomes of elections at national, state, and even club levels. Study Kenneth Arrow's Nobel prize-winning impossibility theorem, and assess the U.S. Electoral College system, which is especially prone to counterintuitive results.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Mathematics.
Genre: Education films.

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