Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Benham, Liza Abram, 1946-
From winning elections to influencing policy.
New York : LFB Scholarly Pub., 2008
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Liza Abram Benham
|Description:||xii, 296 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||Minorities under majority rule --
The tortured past of the African American vote --
Reconceptualizing minority voting and its policy impact --
A test of minority policy responsiveness : data and methods --
Representation and policy responsiveness : a results test --
Conclusion : toward an immigrant-friendly city.
|Series Title:||Law and society (New York, N.Y.)|
|Responsibility:||Liza Abram Benham.|
WorldCat User Reviews (1)
Continuing Dynamics of African American Political Enfranchisement
Democracy is supposed to be government by the people. Elements of plutocratic oligarchy have always been present in American politics, and writers such as Kevin Phillips fear that this element is stronger than ever before. Add to this the history and continuing legacy...
- Was this review helpful to you?