The Resource Black votes count : political empowerment in Mississippi after 1965, Frank R. Parker ; foreword by Eddie N. Williams

Black votes count : political empowerment in Mississippi after 1965, Frank R. Parker ; foreword by Eddie N. Williams

Label
Black votes count : political empowerment in Mississippi after 1965
Title
Black votes count
Title remainder
political empowerment in Mississippi after 1965
Statement of responsibility
Frank R. Parker ; foreword by Eddie N. Williams
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes black Mississippians' battle for meaningful voting rights, bringing the story up to 1986, when Mississippi elected its first black member of Congress in this century
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
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Parker, Frank R
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.93.M6
LC item number
P37 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
HeinOnline UNC Press law publications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Voting
  • Political participation
  • Mississippi
Target audience
specialized
Label
Black votes count : political empowerment in Mississippi after 1965, Frank R. Parker ; foreword by Eddie N. Williams
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Publication
Distribution
Note
©2018 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-246) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mississippi in 1965: the struggle for the right to vote -- Mississippi's massive resistance to Black political empowerment -- The judicial response to massive resistance: Allen v. State board of elections -- The struggle against discriminatory legislative redistricting -- The impact of the struggle for Black political participation on Mississippi politics -- The impact of Mississippi legislation on national voting rights law -- Race and Mississippi politics: changes and continuitites
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 254 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Black votes count : political empowerment in Mississippi after 1965, Frank R. Parker ; foreword by Eddie N. Williams
Publication
Distribution
Note
©2018 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-246) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mississippi in 1965: the struggle for the right to vote -- Mississippi's massive resistance to Black political empowerment -- The judicial response to massive resistance: Allen v. State board of elections -- The struggle against discriminatory legislative redistricting -- The impact of the struggle for Black political participation on Mississippi politics -- The impact of Mississippi legislation on national voting rights law -- Race and Mississippi politics: changes and continuitites
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 254 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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