Texas school districts under the voting rights act: legal challenges to at-large election districts

dc.creatorBeasley, Jerry Weldon
dc.date.accessioned2016-11-14T23:25:07Z
dc.date.available2011-02-18T21:51:26Z
dc.date.available2016-11-14T23:25:07Z
dc.date.issued1996-12
dc.degree.departmentEducational Leadership and Policy Studiesen_US
dc.description.abstractThe purpose of the study is to analyze vote dilution litigation to ascertain whether or not certain factors and characteristics can be identified which, when they exist in a specific governmental entity using an at-large election system to elect board members, render that governmental entity susceptible to a legal challenge. The goal of the study is to provide information which can be used by board members of governmental entities, but particularly members of Texas school boards, to evaluate he characteristics of their particular political subdivision.
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2346/17068en_US
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherTexas Tech Universityen_US
dc.rights.availabilityUnrestricted.
dc.subjectSchool boardsen_US
dc.subjectMinoritiesen_US
dc.subjectSchool districtsen_US
dc.titleTexas school districts under the voting rights act: legal challenges to at-large election districts
dc.typeDissertation

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