TITLE

GOVERNMENT/VOTING

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Future Survey;Nov2003, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the article "The Last Disenfranchised Class," by Rebecca Perl, which appeared in the November 24, 2003 issue of "The Nation."
ACCESSION #
11795624

 

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