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Towards Island Self-Government 1958–81

in Offshore Island Politics: The Constitutional and Political Development of the Isle of Man in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237778
eISBN:
9781846313691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853237778.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter is concerned with the self-government of the Isle of Man during 1958 and 1981. During this period a successful constitutional campaign by members of the House (MHKs) was waged for a ... More


Louis Stokes 1970–1976

in Going Home: Black Representatives and Their Constituents

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226241302
eISBN:
9780226241326
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226241326.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Louis Stokes and Barbara Jordan belonged to a recognizable cohort of African American House members, all members of which were products of the civil rights revolution of the 1960s. The clustering of ... More


Revisiting Reform in a Republican Congress

in Lobbying for Inclusion: Rights Politics and the Making of Immigration Policy

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804751759
eISBN:
9780804767750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804751759.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter revisits the controversy over legal and illegal immigration in the 104th Congress, which enacted the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (IIRIRA). The ... More


Barbara Jordan 1972–1973

in Going Home: Black Representatives and Their Constituents

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226241302
eISBN:
9780226241326
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226241326.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The Stokes–Jordan differences illustrate and explain the diversity of representational strategies to be found among African American House members, and, taken together, allow some comparisons between ... More


Introduction

in Offshore Island Politics: The Constitutional and Political Development of the Isle of Man in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237778
eISBN:
9781846313691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853237778.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book examines the constitutional progress towards Island self-government, elections and public policy and the changing role of the state in Manx society. It analyses the role of elections both ... More


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