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Minority report : evaluating political equality in America, John D. Griffin and Brian Newman, (electronic resource)

Label
Minority report : evaluating political equality in America
Title
Minority report
Title remainder
evaluating political equality in America
Statement of responsibility
John D. Griffin and Brian Newman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Are the views of Latinos and African Americans underrepresented in our federal government? For that matter, what does it mean to be represented equitably? Rather than taking for granted a single answer to these complex questions, John Griffin and Brian Newman use different measures of political equality to reveal which groups get what they want from government and what factors lead to their successes. One of the first books to compare the representation of both African Americans and Latinos to that of whites, Minority Report shows that congressional decisions and federal policy tend to mirror
Member of
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1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Griffin, John David
Dewey number
323/.042080973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Newman, Brian
Series statement
American politics and political economy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political participation
  • Minorities
  • Representative government and representation
  • Proportional representation
  • Cultural pluralism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Minority report : evaluating political equality in America, John D. Griffin and Brian Newman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-220) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Minority groups and political equality in America -- Which groups govern? -- Differences in political preferences and priorities -- Differences in policy representation -- Differences in legislative representation -- Pluralism and political representation -- Descriptive representation and political equality -- The rewards of voting -- Conclusion: The future of political (in)equality
Control code
ocn304660262
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226308692
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786611957018
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)304660262
Label
Minority report : evaluating political equality in America, John D. Griffin and Brian Newman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-220) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Minority groups and political equality in America -- Which groups govern? -- Differences in political preferences and priorities -- Differences in policy representation -- Differences in legislative representation -- Pluralism and political representation -- Descriptive representation and political equality -- The rewards of voting -- Conclusion: The future of political (in)equality
Control code
ocn304660262
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226308692
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786611957018
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)304660262

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