ERIC Number: ED465662
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Voting Rights Issues in the New Millennium.
Ryan, John Paul, Ed.
Focus on Law Studies, v17 n1 Fall 2001
This publication examines ways to teach about law in the liberal arts. This issue focuses on future voting rights issues by exploring the 2000 presidential election. Articles included are: "Voting Rights in the New Millennium" (Jason F. Kirksey); "Legal and Political Lessons from 'Bush v. Gore'" (David Schultz); "The Ford-Carter Commission and Federal Election Reform" (Ryan Coonerty); "Why Separate Is Not Equal and Other Lessons: Using Case Studies To Teach Constitutional History" (Patricia Hagler Minter); and "Was the Election of 2000 a Judicial Coup d'Etat? A Review of Three Books" (Matthew Holden, Jr.). The lead article (Kirksey) contains 16 references and cites 5 cases. The document concludes with an annotated list of 10 Web sites that focus on voting and election reform. (BT)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Constitutional History, Elections, Higher Education, Law Related Education, Legal Problems, Secondary Education, Social Studies, United States Government (Course), Voting Rights
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
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Authoring Institution: American Bar Association, Chicago, IL. Public Education Div.
Identifiers - Location: Florida