Election Law: Cases and Materials / Edition 5

Election Law: Cases and Materials / Edition 5

by Daniel Hays Lowenstein, Daniel P. Tokaji
     
 

ISBN-10: 1611631785

ISBN-13: 9781611631784

Pub. Date: 07/28/2012

Publisher: Carolina Academic Press

The new streamlined and student-friendly Fifth Edition of Election Law: Cases and Materials fully covers developments in election law in the 2012 election season including; extensive coverage of Citizens United, super PACs, and other campaign finance developments; emerging issues in voting rights and redistricting, including coverage of the Texas redistricting

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The new streamlined and student-friendly Fifth Edition of Election Law: Cases and Materials fully covers developments in election law in the 2012 election season including; extensive coverage of Citizens United, super PACs, and other campaign finance developments; emerging issues in voting rights and redistricting, including coverage of the Texas redistricting and voter identification cases; and new coverage of issues in judicial elections. It will continue to include perspectives from law and political science, and is appropriate in both law and political science courses. The extensive campaign finance coverage makes the book appropriate for a campaign finance seminar as well. For the first time, an electronic version of the casebook will be available as well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781611631784
Publisher:
Carolina Academic Press
Publication date:
07/28/2012
Pages:
1012
Sales rank:
797,102
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Second Edition
Introduction to the First Edition
Copyright Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Introductory Readings1
Ch. 2The Right to Vote and Its Exercise25
Ch. 3Election Administration: The Case of Florida 200065
Ch. 4Voting and Representation105
Ch. 5Legislative Districting163
Ch. 6Minority Vote Dilution201
Ch. 7Racial Gerrymandering283
Ch. 8Ballot Propositions355
Ch. 9Major Political Parties429
Ch. 10Third Parties and Independent Candidates521
Ch. 11Campaigns569
Ch. 12Incumbency593
Ch. 13Bribery651
Ch. 14Introductory Readings on Campaign Finance705
Ch. 15Contribution and Expenditure Limits, Round 1747
Ch. 16Money and Ballot Propositions783
Ch. 17Targeted Regulations819
Ch. 18Parties, Soft Money, and Issue Advocacy881

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