poli363,week7,part2

poli363,week7,part2 - The Emergence of a One Party...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–5. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: The Emergence of a One Party Democratic South The Emergence of a One Party Democratic South POLI 363: Southern Politics Fall 2009 October 14, 2009 The Emergence of a One Party Democratic South Outline 1 The White Primary The Logic The Application The Consequences The End of the White Primary The Emergence of a One Party Democratic South The White Primary The Logic The White Primary Suffrage restrictions and constitutional considerations Fourteenth Amendment (citizenship, equal protection) Fifteenth Amendment (right to vote) States prevented from discriminating based on race Fear of federal intervention In theory, a private association may be exempt. . . The Emergence of a One Party Democratic South The White Primary The Logic The Democratic Party primary elections Exclusive participation of whites only Followed populist movement and white divisions Fear that opposition would appeal to black voters Restrictions on black participation: Unified diverse white factions Some state party rule Often local/county party rule The Emergence of a One Party Democratic South...
View Full Document

Page1 / 11

poli363,week7,part2 - The Emergence of a One Party...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 5. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online