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Race, Voting and Redistricting, and the Constitution: Vol 1. Race and Voting: the Voting Rights Act of 1965

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ISBN13: 9780815340652
ISBN: 0815340656
Published: October 2001
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Format: Hardback
Price: £130.00



The controversies of redistricting have challenged America's commitment to participatory democracy and America's ability to account for its historical record of voting and racial discrimination. This three-volume set brings together all the major legal cases and the most influential articles on the legal and historical arguments of this issue. Available as a set or as single volumes.

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Contents:
US Constitution, Amendment XIV US Constitution, Amendment XV The Enforcement Act (The Civil Rights Act of 1870), in Theodore Eisenberg, Civil Rights Legislation: Cases and Materials (Michie Co., 1981). The Force Act of 1871, in Theodore Eisenberg, Civil Rights Legislation: Cases and Materials (Michie Co., 1981). 'Statement', Senator James K. Vardaman (Mississippi), in The Independent (Sept.
3, 1908). 'Changing Attitude in the 1930s.' Senator Allen J. Ellender (Louisiana), in US Congressional Record, Volume 83, Part I, 75th Cong., 3rd Sess. (Washington: GPO, January 14-20, 1938). 'A Declaration by Negro Voters.' The Crisis (January, 1944). Gressman, E. 'The Unhappy History of Civil Rights Legislation.' Michigan Law Review 50 (1952). 'The Negro Voter and the 1952 Elections.' W.E.B. DuBois, in National Guardian, September 11, 1952; in Herbert Apteker, Ed., Newspaper Columns by W.E.B. DuBois, 2 volumes. (White Plains, NY: Kraus-Thomson, 1986). Civil Rights Act of 1957, September 9, 1957, PART I, II, III, IV, in Bernard Schwartz, Ed., Statutory History of the United States: Civil Rights, Part II (NY: Chelsea House Publications with McGraw-Hill, 1970). Civil Rights Act of 1957, President's State of the Union Message in Bernard Schwartz, Ed., Statutory History of the United States: Civil Rights, Part II (NY: Chelsea House Publications with McGraw-Hill, 1970). Civil Rights Act of 1960, Title III, in Bernard Schwartz, Ed., Statutory History of the United States: Civil Rights, Part II (NY: Chelsea House Publications with McGraw-Hill, 1970). Gomillion, Charles G. 'The Negro Voter in Alabama', Journal of Negro Education (Spring 1957). 'A White Citizen Council Member and Charles Gomillion: An Exchange in 1959.' In Clinical Sociology Review, Jan E. Fritz, Ed. (1988). United States Supreme Court opinion in Gomillion v. Lightfoot. Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title I, Title VIII, in Bernard Schwartz, Ed., Statutory History of the United States: Civil Rights, Part II (NY: Chelsea House Publications with McGraw-Hill, 1970). Voting Rights Act of 1965, in Bernard Schwarts, Ed., Statutory History of the United States: Civil Rights, Part II (NY: Chelsea House Publications with McGraw-Hill, 1970). 'Report of the House Judiciary Committee, The Origins, House Report No.
439.' in Bernard Schwartz, Ed., Statutory History of the United States: Civil Rights, Part II (NY: Chelsea House Publications with McGraw-Hill, 1970). 'Address on Voting Rights to Joint Session of Congress by President Johnson.' March 15, 1965, in Bernard Schwartz, Ed., Statutory History of the United States: Civil Rights, Part II (NY: Chelsea House Publications with McGraw-Hill, 1970). Text of Presiden