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Political participation ; a study of the participation by Negroes in the electoral and political processes in 10 Southern States since passage of the Voting rights act of 1965.
Title:
Political participation ; a study of the participation by Negroes in the electoral and political processes in 10 Southern States since passage of the Voting rights act of 1965.
Distribution:
Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1968.
General Note:
On cover: A report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights.
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Part I: History of Negro Political Participation -- Part II: Progress Under the Voting Rights Act of 1965 -- Part III: Obstacles to Negro Participation in the Electoral and Political Processes -- Diluting the Negro Vote -- Preventing Negroes from Becoming Candidates or Obtaining Office -- Discrimination Against Negro Registrants -- Exclusion of and Interference with Negro Poll Watchers -- Vote Fraud -- Discriminatory Selection of Election Officials -- Intimidation and Economic Dependence -- Part IV: Negro Participation in Democratic and Republican Party Affairs -- Part V: Enforcement of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
volume
Language:
English
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