HUDU

Political Empowerment of Illinois' African-American State Lawmakers from 1877 to 2005


€ 22,99
 
kartoniert
Lieferbar innert 2 Wochen
September 2008

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

This book is the first to document Illinois African-American state lawmakers who have served in Illinois General Assembly from the Reconstruction Era to 2005. The book includes U.S. Senator Barack Obama; the late Mayor Harold Washington of Chicago; Secretary of State Jesse White; Senator Carol Moseley Braun; and John Thomas, the first African American to serve in the Illinois General Assembly. This research can be readily used by students, scholars, and the general public.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The Republican Era-1877 to 1943 Chapter 3 The Democratic Era-1943 to Present Chapter 4 Legislators Elected Outside of Cook County-1996 to Present Chapter 5 Institutionalization of Black Political Power Part 6 References Part 7 Index

Portrait

Erma Brooks Williams is Senior Executive Director for Governmental Affairs and Adjunct Professor of History and Political Science at Chicago State University.

Pressestimmen

This compilation by Williams adds to available resource material for students, researchers, and the public in general. The strength of this documentationa is as a quick ready-reference guide. The book is a helpful stepping-stone to further research. Journal Of Illinois History
EAN: 9780761840183
ISBN: 0761840184
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV PR OF AMER
Erscheinungsdatum: September 2008
Seitenanzahl: 98 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
Es gibt zu diesem Artikel noch keine Bewertungen.Kundenbewertung schreiben