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The Resource Keeping down the black vote : race and the demobilization of American voters, Frances Fox Piven, Lorraine C. Minnite, Margaret Groarke

Keeping down the black vote : race and the demobilization of American voters, Frances Fox Piven, Lorraine C. Minnite, Margaret Groarke

Label
Keeping down the black vote : race and the demobilization of American voters
Title
Keeping down the black vote
Title remainder
race and the demobilization of American voters
Statement of responsibility
Frances Fox Piven, Lorraine C. Minnite, Margaret Groarke
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Identifies voter suppression methods that the author contends are specifically targeting African Americans, Latin Americans, and the poor, in a controversial examination that demonstrates how the political system uses "election reform" stances to minimize voter turnout
Writing style
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287491
Cataloging source
DLC
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Piven, Frances Fox
Dewey number
324.6/208996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1924
LC item number
.P68 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Minnite, Lorraine Carol
  • Groarke, Margaret
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True
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Voting
  • Elections
  • Elections
  • Race discrimination
  • African Americans
  • Poor
  • African Americans
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
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race and the demobilization of American voters
Label
Keeping down the black vote : race and the demobilization of American voters, Frances Fox Piven, Lorraine C. Minnite, Margaret Groarke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-258) and index
Contents
Foreword / by Adam Cohen -- Preface -- Introduction -- The party logic of voter demobilization -- Race and party competition in post-World War II America -- Black voting power in the cities -- Party resistance to national voter registration reform -- Beyond race? The parties search for a "third way" -- Keeping down the vote: the contemporary revival of vote suppression tactics -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn244246639
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 282 p.
Isbn
9781595583543
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008036014
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)244246639
Label
Keeping down the black vote : race and the demobilization of American voters, Frances Fox Piven, Lorraine C. Minnite, Margaret Groarke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-258) and index
Contents
Foreword / by Adam Cohen -- Preface -- Introduction -- The party logic of voter demobilization -- Race and party competition in post-World War II America -- Black voting power in the cities -- Party resistance to national voter registration reform -- Beyond race? The parties search for a "third way" -- Keeping down the vote: the contemporary revival of vote suppression tactics -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn244246639
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 282 p.
Isbn
9781595583543
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008036014
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)244246639

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