Last edited by Jut
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

9 edition of The Politics of Minority Coalitions found in the catalog.

The Politics of Minority Coalitions

Race, Ethnicity, and Shared Uncertainties

by Wilbur C. Rich

  • 220 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Praeger Paperback .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • Social issues,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Government - National,
  • Political Science / Government / National,
  • Coalition (Social sciences),
  • Minorities,
  • Political activity,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10289212M
    ISBN 100275954897
    ISBN 109780275954895

    The Rise of Majority-Minority Politics: Color, Class and the American Future The U.S. Census Bureau projects that by , only a minority of Americans will identify as non-Hispanic white. Among Americans under the age of 18, non-Hispanic whites will be in the minority in , just a few years hence. A coalition government might also be created in a time of national difficulty or crisis (for example, during wartime or economic crisis) to give a government the high degree of perceived political legitimacy or collective identity it desires while also playing .

    minority coalitions do not form because office-seeking politicians do not tol-erate them. When politicians care about policy, minority coalitions become feasible as policy-related benefits are not necessarily tied to cabinet member-ship (Strøm ). The literature on coalition politics frequently treats the two assumptions. This chapter explores political contexts and conditions that have made coalition politics an enduring feature in the politics of parliamentary governance in Sri Lanka since the political independence of The chapter investigates the following questions: what are the factors that have made coalition politics a recurring dimension of regime formation in Sri Lanka?Author: Jayadeva Uyangoda.

      In his recent book, The New Minority: White Working Class Politics in an Age of Immigration and Inequality, Justin Gest reminds readers that it wasn’t so long ago that the white working class occupied the middle ground of American and British politics and in recent years, members of that same group have felt increasingly silenced and ignored by . This book examines how inter- and intra-party coalition-building affects governability in South Korea. Focusing on the Kim Dae-jung administration Author: Youngmi Kim.


Share this book
You might also like
Self Love and Orgasm

Self Love and Orgasm

Tangles unravelled.

Tangles unravelled.

New international dictionary of Old Testament theology & exegesis

New international dictionary of Old Testament theology & exegesis

William A. Treadwell.

William A. Treadwell.

Laws of Lower Canada, under the constitution erected 26th December Anno Domini 1791, pursuant to act of Parliament

Laws of Lower Canada, under the constitution erected 26th December Anno Domini 1791, pursuant to act of Parliament

lost travellers

lost travellers

National Investment and Loans Office resource accounts 2002-03

National Investment and Loans Office resource accounts 2002-03

Eye surgery

Eye surgery

Records of the United States Nuernberg war crimes trials

Records of the United States Nuernberg war crimes trials

Housekeeping among Malay peasants

Housekeeping among Malay peasants

Orchesography

Orchesography

Outback in Australia

Outback in Australia

Under five year old domestic swimming pool drownings since the 1987 Fencing of Swimming Pools Act

Under five year old domestic swimming pool drownings since the 1987 Fencing of Swimming Pools Act

Nepal Britain relations

Nepal Britain relations

The Politics of Minority Coalitions by Wilbur C. Rich Download PDF EPUB FB2

This important new volume analyzes relations among America's minority groups, specifically the prospects of political coalitions among those usually unrelated groups: African Americans, Asian-Americans, Latinos, Jews, Arab-Americans, and Native by: This important new volume analyzes relations among America's minority groups, specifically the prospects of political coalitions among those usually unrelated groups: African Americans, Asian-Americans, Latinos, Jews, Arab-Americans, and Native : Hardcover.

This important new volume analyzes relations among America's minority groups, specifically the prospects of political coalitions among those usually unrelated groups: African Americans, Asian-Americans, Latinos, Jews, Arab-Americans, and Native Americans.

At Price: $   The Politics of Minority Coalitions Race, Ethnicity, and Shared Uncertainties. by Wilbur C. Rich. This important new volume analyzes relations among America's minority groups, specifically the prospects of political coalitions among those usually unrelated groups: African Americans, Asian-Americans, Latinos, Jews, Arab-Americans, and Native Americans.

The Politics of Minority Coalitions by Wilbur C. Rich,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.2/5(1). The politics of minority coalitions: race, ethnicity, and shared uncertainties. [Wilbur C Rich;] -- This important new volume analyzes relations among America's minority The Politics of Minority Coalitions book, specifically the prospects of political coalitions among those usually unrelated groups: African Americans.

This important new volume analyzes relations among America's minority groups, specifically the prospects of political coalitions among those usually unrelated groups: African Americans, Asian-Americans, Latinos, Jews, Arab-Americans, and Native Americans.

The politics of minority coalitions: race, ethnicity, and shared uncertainties /. It described te dynamics of coalition politics. The key principle is what is termed "the size principle.". When forming coalitions, there is a rational desire to develop a "minimum winning coalition.".

This is a coalition in which--if one member defects--the coalition becomes a minority/5. The Color of Power: Racial Coalitions and Political Power in Oakland is a book by Frédérick Douzet about contemporary political coalitions in Oakland and how they've changed since the 60s.

In short, the book describes Oakland's transition from a city where political faultlines ran between the black/progressive and white/business communities to the current situation where. This article focuses upon minority groups' inter-relationships and experiences in conjunction with Presidential electoral politics.

Looking at the campaigns of Barack Obama (, ), what is the impact of an African-American candidate on minority electoral coalitions. Areas such as respective group's interests, absolute and relative group size and Cited by: 1.

About the Book. India is in an era of coalition politics in which state politics plays a major role. This compact book breaks new ground in empirical discoveries about the basis of stable coalitions in Indian states, and also theorises the viability of multi-party coalition governments at the national level in comparative perspective.

Minorities and Representation in American Politics is the first book of its kind to examine underrepresented minorities with a framework based on four types of representation—descriptive, formalistic, symbolic, and substantive. Through this lens, author Rebekah Herrick looks at race, ethnic, gender, and sexual minorities not in isolation but synthesized within every chapter.

The politics of coalition Philip Norton Coalitions in British government – two or more parties combining to form the government of the day – have occasionally been anticipated, sometimes favoured by some political parties, but rarely come to fruition, and when they have it has not been as a consequence of the uncertain outcome of a general.

Bisexuality: the psychology and politics of an invisible minority. This volume fills a gap in the literature on the subject of bisexuality and provides an insight into and clarification of this emerging paradigm shift in sexual orientation studies.

Members of Congress from racial minority groups often find themselves in a unique predicament. For one thing, they tend to represent constituencies that are more economically disadvantaged than those of their white colleagues.

Moreover, they themselves experience marginalization during the process of policy formulation on Capitol Hill. In Twists of Fate, Vanessa C. goals. Moreover, it emphasizes racial-political coalitions’ potentiality to survive and succeed in the absence of social problems that are recognized by a majority of racial-political coalition members.

To help ensure the sustainability of racial-political coalitions, the authors propose their deconstruction, after initial coalition goals are File Size: KB. David Cameron's minority government could take a leaf out of Holyrood's book If the Tories fail to win an outright majority they could look at Alex Salmond's minority report on coalition in ScotlandAuthor: Severin Carrell.

This book provides the first cross-regional study of an increasingly important form of politics: coalitional presidentialism. Drawing on original research of minority presidents in the democratising and hybrid regimes of Armenia, Benin, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Kenya, Malawi, Russia, and Ukraine, it seeks to understand how presidents who lack single party legislative.

A minority government, minority cabinet or minority parliament is a cabinet formed in a parliamentary system when a political party or coalition of parties does not have a majority of overall seats in the parliament.

It is sworn into office, with or without the formal support of other parties, to enable a government to be formed. Based on large cross-national data collection covering the entire post-war period from toit is the first systematic study of the institutions of governance and conflict resolution in coalition governments.

The book is also an unparalleled source of information on cabinet formation, membership, 3/5(1).Cornell University Press fosters a culture of broad and sustained inquiry through the publication of scholarship that is engaged, influential, and of lasting significance.This book examines racial and ethnic coalition building in local elections and considers Black and Latino political incorporation more broadly.

Although many argue that Black and Latino voters have much to gain from alliances that advance shared interests, coalitions between the two groups have not always formed easily or been stable over : Andrea Benjamin.