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Black faces, black interests

Carol M. Swain

Black faces, black interests

the representation of African Americans in Congress

by Carol M. Swain

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Congress. House.,
    • United States. Congress. House -- Election districts.,
    • African American legislators.,
    • Legislators -- United States.,
    • African Americans -- Politics and government.,
    • Representative government and representation -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-286) and index.

      StatementCarol M. Swain.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1323 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 296 p. :
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1277309M
      ISBN 100674076168
      LC Control Number95008997

      in Just Permanent Interests Do BLACKS REPRESENT their Black constituents differently than do Whites? Carol Swain () addressed this question empirically, analyz­ ing the legislative votes of Black and White members of the House and through her field study observations of thirteen Black and White legisla­ tors.   49 Swain, Black Faces, Black Interests: 38; Singh, The Congressional Black Caucus: This development roughly paralleled the decision by the Women’s Caucus to admit dues-paying male members on a nonvoting basis in

      By Richard M. Valelly, '75, Published on 04/01/ Title. Review Of "Black Faces, Black Interests: The Representation Of African-Americans In Congress" By C. M. SwainAuthor: Valelly, M Richard. The Puzzle of Representation 3 II. Black Members of Congress 23 Chapter 2. Black Members of Congress 25 Chapter 3. The Elections of Blacks to Congress 51 III. Representing Black Interests 71 Chapter 4. Legislative Styles and Voting Records 73 Chapter 5. Symbols and Substance 96 IV. The View from Black Constituents Chapter 6.

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