Minority report : evaluating political equality in America / John D. Griffin and Brian Newman.
By: Griffin, John David.
Contributor(s): Newman, Brian.Material type: TextSeries: American politics and political economy: Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008Description: xii, 224 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780226308678 (cloth : alk. paper); 0226308677 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780226308685 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0226308685 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Political participation -- United States | Minorities -- Political activity -- United States | Representative government and representation -- United States | Proportional representation -- United States | Cultural pluralism -- United States | United States -- Politics and government | United States -- Race relations | United States -- Social conditionsDDC classification: 323/.042080973
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -220) and index.
Minority groups and political equality in America -- Which groups govern? -- Differences in political preferences and priorities -- Disparities 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.