ERIC Number: EJ419122
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Distribution of Women and Minority Judges: The Effects of Judicial Selection Methods.
Alozie, Nicholas O.
Social Science Quarterly, v71 n2 p315-25 Jun 1990
Examines how judicial selection methods (appointive or elective), electoral power, and intergroup competition influence number of state judgeships among women, Blacks, and Hispanics. Reports the impact of selection methods has been overstated. Shows a positive relationship between number of women and minority lawyers and number of women and minority judges. Results included in tables. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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