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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 40 related to The Right to Vote: The Contested History of Democracy in the United States.   

Unintended Consequences of Constitutional Amendment

David E. Kyvig - Political Science - 2000 - 260 pages
Constitutional amendments, like all laws, may lead to unanticipated and even undesired outcomes. In this collection of original essays, a team of distinguished historians ...
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Between Authority and Liberty: State Constitution-Making in Revolutionary ...

Marc W. Kruman - History - 1999 - 223 pages
In a major reinterpretation of American political thought in the revolutionary era, Marc Kruman explores the process of constitution making in each of the thirteen original ...
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Voting Rights on Trial: A Handbook with Cases, Laws, and Documents

Charles L. Zelden - Law - 2002 - 347 pages
Explores and documents the causes and effects of the long history of vote denial on American politics, culture, law, and society. * A timeline giving the history of voting ...
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The Revolutionary Constitution

David J. Bodenhamer - Law - 2012 - 304 pages
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American Government: The Essentials

James Q. Wilson, John J. DiIulio - United States - 2004 - 509 pages
For description, see catalog entry for Wilson/DiIulio, American Government: Institutions and Policies, 9/e.
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Votes for Women: The Struggle for Suffrage Revisited

Jean H. Baker - History - 2002 - 216 pages
In Votes For Women, Jean H. Baker has assembled an impressive collection of new scholarship on the struggle of American women for the suffrage. Each of the eleven essays ...
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Controversies in Minority Voting: The Voting Rights Act in Perspective

Bernard N. Grofman, Chandler Davidson - Political Science - 2011 - 396 pages
This book discusses how the Fifteenth Amendment and the 1965 Voting Rights Act transformed American politics, and looks at the role major civil rights groups have played in ...
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Elections A-Z

John Moore - History - 2013 - 576 pages
Elections A-Z makes the vital and complex process of elections in the United States interesting and accessible to those for whom they have long seemed both arcane and ...
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Of the People, by the People, for the People: Foundations of the modern ...

Thomas Joseph Baldino, Kyle L. Kreider - Political Science - 2010 - 689 pages
In this book, primary source documents, including Constitutional provisions, federal and state laws, and U.S. court decisions, explain our voting rights and show how the law ...
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The Politics of Race in New York: The Struggle for Black Suffrage in the ...

Phyllis F. Field - History - 2009 - 264 pages
Black suffrage was a crucial and volatile issue in the North during the Civil War era. In The Politics of Race in New York, Phyllis F. Field studies the development of racial ...
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