Exam 2 Study Guide - looking at the issues. Are they...

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Exam 2 Study Guide Essay (20 points) Describe the evolution of and the struggle for civil rights for African- Americans. As part of your answer make sure that you discuss the importance and impact of the following: the Constitution, the Civil War Amendments, Black Codes, Reconstruction, Plessy v. Ferguson, Jim Crow Laws, civil disobedience, Brown v. Board of Education, Civil Rights Act of 1964, 24 th Amendment, massive resistance, Voting Rights Act of 1965, and de facto versus de jure segregation. Dick and Jane agree that party identification is no longer a good predictor of how people vote. Dick thinks that people are most likely to vote based on candidate characteristics, but Jane thinks that most folks vote prospectively
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Unformatted text preview: looking at the issues. Are they correct? Provide a detailed analysis supporting your answer. Multiple Choice Brown v. Board Plessy v. Ferguson Civil Rights v. Civil Liberties Distinctions based on gender v. race Distribution of political knowledge (2) Ideology (2) Public Opinion Issue or Attentive Publics Impact of Internet Impact of Media U.S. Voter Turnout Who is most likely to vote? How do people vote? True-False Affirmative Action Ideology Attitude Consistency Socialization Evolution of Media (3) Spin/Expectations (2) Pack Journalism On Record/On Background/Off Record How do people vote? Closing Dates Not Voting Matching More likely to vote Republican or Democrat? (4)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course PS 110 taught by Professor Scottj.lasley during the Spring '08 term at Western Kentucky University.

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