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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to The Right to Vote: The Contested History of Democracy in the United States.   

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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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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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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The Right to Development: A Primer

Centre for Development and Human Rights - Business & Economics - 2004 - 293 pages
The Right to Development (RTD), a concept that emerged in the 1970s, is one of the most debated and contentious issues in international relations. RTD builds on the rights ...
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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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The Right to Privacy

Adam Carlyle Breckenridge - Political Science - 1970 - 155 pages
To what extent is the individual protected from arbitrary and unreasonable intrusions into his personal privacy by the Bill of Rights and the Fourteenth Amendment? The aim of ...
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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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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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