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ERIC Number: EJ184061
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Minority Representation on City Councils: The Impact of Structure on Blacks and Hispanics
Taebel, Delbert
Social Science Quarterly, 59, 1, 142-52, Jun 78
Examines the impact of local governmental structural arrangements (plan of council member election and size of the council) on the representation of blacks and hispanics. Two features of the municipal reform movement, at-large elections and small city councils, appear to adversely affect the equity of the minority groups' representation. (Author/AV)
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