Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2016

208 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190250928

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Twists of Fate

Multiracial Coalitions and Minority Representation in the US House of Representatives

Vanessa C. Tyson

  • Provides a theoretical framework for analyzing federal legislative behavior of those from, and representing, racial minority groups
  • Explores the strategies that members from and representing minority communities develop to best serve their constituents
  • Offers in-depth accounts from 47 members of the House that illuminate the inner workings of the peoples' chamber