xix, 370 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Building African American voting rights in the nineteenth century / Xi Wang Disenfranchisement and its impact on the political system / Robert C. Lieberman The Supreme Court and Black disenfranchisement / Michael J. Klarman Rebuilding Black voting rights before the Voting Rights Act / Paula D. McClain ... [et al.] Making the Voting Rights Act / Stephen Tuck Extensions of the Voting Rights Act / Colin D. Moore Impact of the 'core' Voting Rights Act on voting and officeholding / David A. Bositis The Voting Rights Act and its implications for three nonblack minorities / Pei-te Lien The Voting Rights Act and its discontents / Mark Rush Federal oversight of elections and partisan realignment / Laughlin McDonald.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.