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Bowler, Shaun, 1958-
The future is ours : [minority politics, political behavior, and the multiracial era of American politics] / Shaun Bowler, Gary M. Segura
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : CQ Press/SAGE, c2012
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 3rd Floor  E184.A1 B69 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Minorities -- Political activity -- United States
Subject United States -- Politics and government -- 21st century
Subject(s) Political participation -- United States
Ethnicity -- Political aspects -- United States
Race -- Political aspects -- United States
Group identity -- Political aspects -- United States
Physical Description xix, 285, [42] p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Subtitle from cover
Contents Demography is destiny! or ... you just never know -- Demography, identity, and a changing America : a not-so-simple examination of rapid change -- Electoral competition and the democratic reliance on minority vote -- Party identification and two-party vote among minority citizens -- The political distinctiveness of American minorities -- Taking part in politics : the essence of democracy -- Participation beyond voting and minority politics -- Representation : representatives, elections, and electoral reform -- Core orientations to the political system -- Values and beliefs : is there a "culture war" across racial and ethnic groups? -- Immigration and its discontents -- Intergroup conflict and cooperation -- "We have seen the future, and the future is ours."
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. R1-R19) and index
Alternate Author Segura, Gary M., 1963-

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