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Author Manza, Jeff.

Title Locked out : felon disenfranchisement and American democracy / Jeff Manza and Christopher Uggen.

Publication Info. New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 United Township HS SD 30 Stacks - UTSG-6  324.62 MAN    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 359 pages : charts ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Studies in crime and public policy
Studies in crime and public policy.
Note Originally published: 2006.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Foundations -- The racial origins of felon disenfranchisement -- The disenfranchised population -- The contemporary disenfranchisement regime -- Political attitudes, voting, and criminal behavior -- Disenfranchisement and civic reintegration -- The impact of disenfranchisement on political participation -- A threat to democracy? -- Public opinion and felon disenfranchisement -- Unlocking the vote.
Subject Ex-convicts -- Suffrage -- United States.
Political rights, Loss of -- United States.
Punishment -- United States.
Ex-convicts -- Suffrage. (OCoLC)fst00917439
Political rights, Loss of. (OCoLC)fst01069721
Punishment. (OCoLC)fst01084107
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Uggen, Christopher.
ISBN 9780195341942 (paperback)
0195341945 (paperback)

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