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The Right to Vote: Rights and Liberties Under the Law

D. Grier Stephenson - Law - 2004 - 453 pages
From its roots in early English rules to its practice today, this work covers the evolution, expansion, and ongoing debates regarding "the first liberty" in America.
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Out of Work: The First Century of Unemployment in Massachusetts

Alexander Keyssar - Business & Economics - 1986 - 469 pages
Out of Work chronicles the history of unemployment in the United States. It traces the evolution of the problem of joblessness from the early decades of the nineteenth-century ...
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The Way of the Ship: America's Maritime History Reenvisoned, 1600-2000

Alex Roland, W. Jeffrey Bolster, Alexander Keyssar - History - 2008 - 521 pages
"The Way of the Ship offers a global perspective and considers both oceanic shipping and domestics shipping along America's coasts and inland waterways, with explanations of ...
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Voting and the spirit of American democracy: essays on the history of voting ...

Donald Wayne Rogers, Christine Brendel Scriabine - Political Science - 1992 - 123 pages
This overview of the historical development of the right to vote is the first to appear in over twenty years. Writing in a succinct and lively manner, leading historians and ...
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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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Living in Infamy: Felon Disfranchisement and the History of American Citizenship

Pippa Holloway - History - 2013 - 288 pages
Living in Infamy examines the history of disfranchisement for criminal conviction in the United States during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. In the post-war South ...
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The Unfinished Election of 2000

Jack N. Rakove - Political Science - 2002 - 266 pages
A collection of essays by leading historians, political scientists, and constitutional lawyers examines the events of the 2000 election to provide a reflective assessment of ...
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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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