African American Power and Politics: The Political Context Variable

African American Power and Politics: The Political Context Variable

by Hanes Walton, Hanes Walton
     
 

The first comprehensive analysis of the impact of the Reagan revolution on African-American political life. The book also critically assesses the Clinton administration's record on race and the Democratic party response to affirmative action, welfare, and other aspects of the African-American political agenda.

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Overview

The first comprehensive analysis of the impact of the Reagan revolution on African-American political life. The book also critically assesses the Clinton administration's record on race and the Democratic party response to affirmative action, welfare, and other aspects of the African-American political agenda.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231104180
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
09/11/1997
Series:
Power, Conflict, and Democracy: American Politics Into the 21st Century Series
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
1.31(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1. Elections1. Epistemology and the Native-Son Candidate2. Theory3. Methodology2. The Political Context of a Native-Son Candidate4. The Arkansas Electorate5. The African American Electorate3. The Making of a Native-Son Candidate6. The Congressional Vote for Clinton7. The Attorney General Vote for Clinton8. The Gubernatorial Vote for Clinton4. The Southern Native-Son Presidential Candidate9. The Presidential Vote for Clinton10. The Regional Vote: Clinton and Carter5. The Native-Son Candidate and the Democratic Party11. The Democratic Party in Presidential Elections: The Native-Son Theory Revisited12. Epilogue: Scandal, Public Support, and the Native-Son Variable

Columbia University Press

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