Coverart for item
The Resource Latinos in the legislative process : interests and influence, Stella Rouse, University of Maryland

Latinos in the legislative process : interests and influence, Stella Rouse, University of Maryland

Label
Latinos in the legislative process : interests and influence
Title
Latinos in the legislative process
Title remainder
interests and influence
Statement of responsibility
Stella Rouse, University of Maryland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
323/.04208968073
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.S75
LC item number
R697 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Latinos in the legislative process : interests and influence, Stella Rouse, University of Maryland
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/byuprovo/docDetail.action?docID=10695355
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; 1 Latinos and Their Growing Influence; Latino Representation: Past, Present, and Unrealized Potential; Latino Identity and Representation; Importance of Defining Latino Interests; Concepts of Representation; Descriptive Representation; Substantive Representation; The Link between Descriptive and Substantive Representation; Toward an Understanding of Factors that Influence Latino Representation; Importance of State-Level Analysis; Chapter Outline; A Note about Case Selection and Methodology; 2 In the "Interests" of Latinos; What Issues Matter to Latinos?
  • How Do the Interests of Latinos Compare to the Interests of Whites?Policy Priorities of Latino Legislators; "Latino" Content of Legislation; Conclusion; 3 Agenda Setting; The Importance of Agenda Setting and Group Interests; Critical Mass: The Conditional Nature of Representation; Expectations about the Behavior of Latinos during Agenda Setting; Data and Methods; Factors that Influence Agenda Setting; Dispositional Characteristics; Constituency/District Characteristics; Results; Bill Sponsorship; Passage of Bills Introduced; Conclusion
  • 4 Latino Interests and Latino Representation in Legislative CommitteesImportance of Legislative Committees; Expectations about the Behavior of Latinos on Legislative Committees; Data and Methods; Dispositional/Institutional Characteristics; District Characteristics; Results; The Effects of Ethnicity on Committee Participation by Specific Bill Type; A Congruent Analysis of Committee Activity?; Conclusion; 5 Vote Choice and Latino Representation; Previous Work on Roll Call Behavior and the Link between Descriptive and Substantive Representation
  • Roll Call Behavior, Latino Interests, and the Descriptive-Substantive LinkExpectations about Latinos and Latino-Interest Legislation during Roll Call Voting; Data and Methods; Dispositional Characteristics; Constituency/District Characteristics; Results; Conclusion; 6 The Influence of Latino Representatives; Arizona and SB 1070; Sponsorship of SB 1070; Senate Committee Activity on SB 1070; Senate Floor Action on SB 1070; House Committee Activity on SB 1070; House Floor Action on SB 1070; Senate Final Read of SB 1070; Long-Term Ramifications of SB 1070: Delayed Success for Latino Legislators?
  • California AB 9Sponsorship of AB 9; Assembly Committee Activity on AB 9; Assembly Floor Action on AB 9; Senate Committee Activity on AB 9; Senate Floor Action on AB 9; AB 9: Latino Representatives in California and the Benefits of a Legislative Majority; Conclusion; 7 Conclusion; The Interests of Latinos; Latinos: The Fewer the Better?; Behind the Partially Drawn Curtain; The 800-Pound Gorilla; The Case of Latino Influence and Legislative Effort; Conclusion; Appendix A ANES Issue Priority Questions; Federal Spending; Appendix B ANES Personal Importance Questions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139507066
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Latinos in the legislative process : interests and influence, Stella Rouse, University of Maryland
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/byuprovo/docDetail.action?docID=10695355
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; 1 Latinos and Their Growing Influence; Latino Representation: Past, Present, and Unrealized Potential; Latino Identity and Representation; Importance of Defining Latino Interests; Concepts of Representation; Descriptive Representation; Substantive Representation; The Link between Descriptive and Substantive Representation; Toward an Understanding of Factors that Influence Latino Representation; Importance of State-Level Analysis; Chapter Outline; A Note about Case Selection and Methodology; 2 In the "Interests" of Latinos; What Issues Matter to Latinos?
  • How Do the Interests of Latinos Compare to the Interests of Whites?Policy Priorities of Latino Legislators; "Latino" Content of Legislation; Conclusion; 3 Agenda Setting; The Importance of Agenda Setting and Group Interests; Critical Mass: The Conditional Nature of Representation; Expectations about the Behavior of Latinos during Agenda Setting; Data and Methods; Factors that Influence Agenda Setting; Dispositional Characteristics; Constituency/District Characteristics; Results; Bill Sponsorship; Passage of Bills Introduced; Conclusion
  • 4 Latino Interests and Latino Representation in Legislative CommitteesImportance of Legislative Committees; Expectations about the Behavior of Latinos on Legislative Committees; Data and Methods; Dispositional/Institutional Characteristics; District Characteristics; Results; The Effects of Ethnicity on Committee Participation by Specific Bill Type; A Congruent Analysis of Committee Activity?; Conclusion; 5 Vote Choice and Latino Representation; Previous Work on Roll Call Behavior and the Link between Descriptive and Substantive Representation
  • Roll Call Behavior, Latino Interests, and the Descriptive-Substantive LinkExpectations about Latinos and Latino-Interest Legislation during Roll Call Voting; Data and Methods; Dispositional Characteristics; Constituency/District Characteristics; Results; Conclusion; 6 The Influence of Latino Representatives; Arizona and SB 1070; Sponsorship of SB 1070; Senate Committee Activity on SB 1070; Senate Floor Action on SB 1070; House Committee Activity on SB 1070; House Floor Action on SB 1070; Senate Final Read of SB 1070; Long-Term Ramifications of SB 1070: Delayed Success for Latino Legislators?
  • California AB 9Sponsorship of AB 9; Assembly Committee Activity on AB 9; Assembly Floor Action on AB 9; Senate Committee Activity on AB 9; Senate Floor Action on AB 9; AB 9: Latino Representatives in California and the Benefits of a Legislative Majority; Conclusion; 7 Conclusion; The Interests of Latinos; Latinos: The Fewer the Better?; Behind the Partially Drawn Curtain; The 800-Pound Gorilla; The Case of Latino Influence and Legislative Effort; Conclusion; Appendix A ANES Issue Priority Questions; Federal Spending; Appendix B ANES Personal Importance Questions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139507066
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

Library Locations

Processing Feedback ...