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Status of Civil Rights in Texas. Volume I: A Report on the Participation of Mexican-Americans, Blacks and Females in the Political Institutions and Processes in Texas, 1968-1978.
Cotrell, Charles – 1980
During the 1970s, Texas' longstanding political, legal, and cultural framework continued the systematic exclusion or discouragement of minority groups from political participation and representation. The Texas Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights studied the representation of the state's 12.5% black, 18% Spanish surnamed, and…
Descriptors: Blacks, Case Studies, Citizen Participation, City Government