ERIC Number: EJ471997
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Explaining African-American Political Empowerment: Windy City Politics from 1900 to 1983.
Keiser, Richard A.
Urban Affairs Quarterly, v29 n1 p84-116 Sep 1993
Examines the transformation of African-American political power via a historical analysis of the African-American experience within Chicago politics. The article challenges the conventional wisdom that political machines represent a "ladder" for minority empowerment and suggests conditions that facilitate the empowerment of African-Americans. (GLR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Illinois (Chicago)