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The Resource The right to vote : the contested history of democracy in the United States, Alexander Keyssar

The right to vote : the contested history of democracy in the United States, Alexander Keyssar

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The right to vote : the contested history of democracy in the United States
Title
The right to vote
Title remainder
the contested history of democracy in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Keyssar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Explains the way in which diverse forces including war, class tension, socioeconomic changes, racial and ethnic hostilities, ideological shifts and the dynamics of party competition shaped the expansion and contraction of voting rights over the last two hundred years."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keyssar, Alexander
Dewey number
324.6/2/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1846
LC item number
.K48 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suffrage
  • Voting
  • Suffrage
  • Électeurs
  • Suffrage
  • Voting
  • United States
  • Kiesrecht
  • Élections
  • Démocratie
  • Suffrage
  • Demokratie
  • Frauenwahlrecht
  • Wahlrecht
  • Wahlverhalten
  • USA
  • Sufragio
  • Voto
Label
The right to vote : the contested history of democracy in the United States, Alexander Keyssar
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-452) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part III: Toward universal suffrage--and beyond.
  • The quiet years
  • Breaking barriers
  • Conclusion: the project of democracy
  • Part I: The road to partial democracy.
  • In the beginning
  • Democracy ascendant
  • backsliding and sideslipping
  • Part II: Narrowing the portals.
  • Know-nothings, radicals, and redeemers
  • The redemption of the north
  • Women's suffrage
Control code
ocm44045685
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiv, 467 pages
Isbn
9780465029686
Lccn
00034299
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44045685
  • (OCoLC)44045685
Label
The right to vote : the contested history of democracy in the United States, Alexander Keyssar
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-452) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part III: Toward universal suffrage--and beyond.
  • The quiet years
  • Breaking barriers
  • Conclusion: the project of democracy
  • Part I: The road to partial democracy.
  • In the beginning
  • Democracy ascendant
  • backsliding and sideslipping
  • Part II: Narrowing the portals.
  • Know-nothings, radicals, and redeemers
  • The redemption of the north
  • Women's suffrage
Control code
ocm44045685
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiv, 467 pages
Isbn
9780465029686
Lccn
00034299
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44045685
  • (OCoLC)44045685

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