The Sagebrush State: Nevada's History, Government and Politics / Edition 2

The Sagebrush State: Nevada's History, Government and Politics / Edition 2

by Michael Wayne Bowers
     
 

ISBN-10: 087417516X

ISBN-13: 9780874175165

Pub. Date: 07/28/2002

Publisher: University of Nevada Press

The full text of the state constitution is provided for reference in an appendix and includes extensive annotations that note and explain Amendments and other changes made to die original 1864 document.

Overview

The full text of the state constitution is provided for reference in an appendix and includes extensive annotations that note and explain Amendments and other changes made to die original 1864 document.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874175165
Publisher:
University of Nevada Press
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Series:
Wilbur S. Shepperson Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tablesix
Preface to the Second Editionxi
Prefacexiii
Chapter 1Nevada: Origins and Early History1
Chapter 2Nevada Territory and Statehood15
Chapter 3Civil Rights and Liberties in Nevada28
Chapter 4Political Parties and Elections44
Chapter 5Interest Groups and Lobbying57
Chapter 6The Nevada Legislature64
Chapter 7The Nevada Executive76
Chapter 8The Nevada Judiciary89
Chapter 9City and County Governments102
Chapter 10State and Local Finance106
Chapter 11Nevada: Past, Present, and Future118
AppendixThe Constitution of the State of Nevada135
Notes219
Selected Bibliography227
Index231

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