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Whose Votes Count?

Affirmative Action and Minority Voting Rights

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$45.00 • £39.95 • €40.95

ISBN 9780674951969

Publication Date: 01/01/1989


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  • Foreword [M. J. Rossant]
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. The First Five Years
  • 2. Inadvertent Gains
  • 3. The Mexican–American Connection
  • 4. Travels in a Political Thicket
  • 5. The Politics of Passage in the House
  • 6. Liberal Power in a Conservative Senate
  • 7. Amendment by Enforcement
  • 8. Detours around the Law
  • 9. The Meaning of Electoral Equality
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix: The Voting Rights Act
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Index of Voting Rights Cases
  • General Index

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