Books con argomento Suffrage
Women Winning the Right to Vote in United States History
Nash Carol Rust
edizioni Enslow Pub Inc collana Enslow Pub Inc (Hardcover) , 2014
Discusses the people and events connected to the struggle to achieve women's rights, including the right to vote, from its origins in the mid-1800s through the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution.
Race, Reform, and Regulation of the Electoral Process
Charles Guy-Uriel E. (EDT)
Gerken Heather K. (EDT)
Kang Michael S. (EDT)
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2011
"This book offers a critical reevaluation of three fundamental and interlocking themes in American democracy: the relationship between race and politics, the performance and reform of election systems, and the role of courts in regulating the political process. This edited volume features contributions from some of...
edizioni Rosen Pub Group collana Rosen Pub Group (Paperback) , 2006
Describes what life was like for women in the late 1800s in the United States, how the women's suffrage movement was started, and the struggle to gain the right to vote, finally granted in 1920.
Controversies in Minority Voting
Davidson Chandler (EDT)
edizioni Brookings Inst Pr collana Brookings Inst Pr (Hardcover) , 1992
Widely regarded as one of the most successful pieces of modern legislation, the Voting Rights Act of 1965 has transformed the nature of minority participation and representation in the United States. But with success came controversy as some scholars claim the Act has outlived its usefulness or been subverted in its...