Author Manza, Jeff
Title Locked out : felon disenfranchisement and American democracy / Jeff Manza and Christopher Uggen
Imprint New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2006
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  JK1846 .M26 2006    AVAILABLE    30610020219259
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  324.62 M3199 2006    AVAILABLE  -  30500101345703
Descript xiv, 359 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Series Studies in crime and public policy
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-351) and index
Introduction -- Foundations -- The racial origins of felon disenfranchisement -- The disenfranchised population -- The contemporary disenfranchisement regime -- Political attitudes, voting, and criminal behavior -- Disenfranchisement and civic reintegration -- The impact of disenfranchisement on political participation -- A threat to democracy? -- Public opinion and felon disenfranchisement -- Unlocking the vote
Subject Ex-convicts -- Suffrage -- United States
Political rights, Loss of -- United States
Punishment -- United States
Alt Author Uggen, Christopher