Question 2: In an essay of no more than 1500 words, describe how gerrymandering

Question 2: In an essay of no more than 1500 words, describe how gerrymandering and polarization interact. Cite at least one article from the required readings (“Polarization and Gerrymandering.pdf” attached) and at least one “outside source.” The outside sources could include, but are not limited to: https://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.420.9607&rep=rep1&type=pdf https://www.brookings.edu/blog/brookings-now/2017/07/06/a-primer-on-gerrymandering-and-political-polarization/ https://www.vox.com/2014/8/5/17991982/gerrymandering-political-polarization-partisan https://www.jstor.org/stable/25548144 https://daily.jstor.org/is-gerrymandering-to-blame-for-our-polarized-politics/ https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/ending-gerrymandering-wont-fix-what-ails-america/ Note on citations: The citations can be informal and formatting will not be graded so long as the author, source, & date (plus link for “outside sources”) Indicate in parenthesis which source(s) are from the required readings. Do not view the provide “outside resources” as exhaustive and you should feel free to find your own sources and not use the links provided.

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