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The most fundamental right contrasting perspectives on the Voting Rights Act

Title
The most fundamental right [electronic resource] : contrasting perspectives on the Voting Rights Act / edited by Daniel McCool.
Publication
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2012]

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Additional Authors
McCool, Daniel, 1950-
Description
1 online resource (xii, 404 pages)
Uniform Title
Most fundamental right (Online)
Subject
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Note
  • "The initial impetus for this book was a forum on voting rights at the University of Utah in 2006"--Page xi.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Access (note)
  • Access restricted to authorized users.
Contents
Meaningful votes / Daniel McCool -- The constitutional foundations of the "preclearance" process : how section 5 of the Voting Rights Act was enforced, 1965-2005 / Peyton McCrary -- Influence district and the courts : a concept in need of clarity / Richard L. Engstrom -- The Bull Connor is dead myth : or why we need strong, effectively enforced voting rights laws / Laughlin McDonald -- Bull Connor is long dead : let's move on / Abigail Thernstrom -- The Voting Rights Act in South Dakota : one litigator's perspective on reauthorization / Bryan L. Sells -- Realistic expectations : South Dakota's experience with the Voting Rights Act / Chris Nelson -- The continuing need for the language-assistance provisions of the Voting Rights Act / James Thomas Tucker -- Policy and constitutional objections to section 203 of the Voting Rights Act / Roger Clegg -- After NAMUDNO : the shape of future litigation / Edward Blum -- Looking backward to and forward from the 2006 Voting Rights Act reauthorization / Debo P. Adegbile.
LCCN
2012027362
Title
The most fundamental right [electronic resource] : contrasting perspectives on the Voting Rights Act / edited by Daniel McCool.
Imprint
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2012]
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Access
Access restricted to authorized users.
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McCool, Daniel, 1950-
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