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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to The Right to Vote: The Contested History of Democracy in the United States.   

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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Living in Infamy: Felon Disfranchisement and the History of American Citizenship

Pippa Holloway - History - 2014 - 236 pages
Living in Infamy uncovers the origins of felon disfranchisement and traces the expansion of the practice to felons regardless of race and its spread beyond the South ...
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The Fight to Vote

Michael Waldman - History - 2016 - 384 pages
Examines "a crucial American struggle: the drive to define and defend government based on 'the consent of the governed.' From the beginning, and at every step along the way, as ...
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New Women of the New South: The Leaders of the Woman Suffrage Movement in ...

Marjorie Spruill Wheeler - Social Science - 1993 - 320 pages
There is currently a great deal of interest in the Southern suffrage movement, but until now historians have had no comprehensive history of the woman suffrage movement in the ...
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Pursuit of Unity: A Political History of the American South

Michael Perman - History - 2010 - 408 pages
In Pursuit of Unity, Michael Perman presents a comprehensive analysis of the South's political history. In the 1800s, the region endured almost continuous political crisis ...
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Voting in America: A Reference Handbook

Robert E. DiClerico - Political Science - 2004 - 329 pages
A thorough examination of the people, forces, and events that have shaped the right, opportunity, and value of the vote in America from 1715 to the present. * Tables include ...
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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 law of democracy: legal structure of the political process

Samuel Issacharoff, Pamela S. Karlan, Richard H. Pildes - Law - 2001 - 1238 pages
[The author's] examine an array of specific issues currently posing challenges to the practice of democratic politics in the United States: issues involving the individual ...
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Woman Suffrage and the Origins of Liberal Feminism in the United States ...

Suzanne M. Marilley - History - 1996 - 281 pages
In demanding equal rights and the vote for women, woman suffragists introduced liberal feminist dissent into an emerging national movement against absolute power in the forms ...
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