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Published: 11 April 2019

248 Pages

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190933562


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Gaining Voice

The Causes and Consequences of Black Representation in the American States

Christopher J. Clark

  • Provides evidence that the relationship between black state population and the black representation ratio is nonlinear
  • Offers the first systematic analysis of the conditions under which multiple legislative black caucuses form
  • Shows that an increased black presence has both positive and negative consequences