Native Vote: American Indians, the Voting Rights Act, and the Right to Vote

Native Vote: American Indians, the Voting Rights Act, and the Right to Vote

by Daniel McCool, Susan M. Olson, Jennifer L. Robinson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521839831

ISBN-13: 9780521839839

Pub. Date: 03/28/2007

Publisher: Cambridge University Press


About the Author:
Daniel McCool is a professor of Political Science at the University of Utah and the director of the American West Center and the Environmental Studies program at the University of Utah

About the Author:
Susan M. Olson is a professor of Political Science at the University of Utah

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About the Author:
Daniel McCool is a professor of Political Science at the University of Utah and the director of the American West Center and the Environmental Studies program at the University of Utah

About the Author:
Susan M. Olson is a professor of Political Science at the University of Utah

About the Author:
Jennifer L. Robinson currently works for the Center for Public Policy and Administration at the University of Utah as a research associate

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521839839
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2007
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     ix
From Vanishing American to Voter: The Enfranchisement of American Indians     1
On Account of Race or Color: The Development of the Voting Rights Act     21
A Milestone on the Reservation: The Voting Rights Act Comes to Indian Country     45
It's Our Turn: Indian Voting in San Juan County, Utah     90
Going to Court for a Seat at the Table: Fort Belknap versus Blaine County     111
Lakotas in the Legislature: The Bone Shirt Case     131
An Equal Opportunity: The Impact of the Voting Rights Act     155
From Extermination to Electorate: Indians in American Politics     176
References     197
Index     225

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