Immigrants and electoral politics : nonprofit organizing in a time of demographic change / Heath Brown.

Heath Brown shows why nonprofit electoral participation has emerged in relationship to new threats to immigrants, on one hand, and immigrant integration into U.S. society during a time of demographic change, on the other. Immigrants across the United States tend to register and vote at low rates, th...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Brown, Heath A., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2017.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : political variety and electoral efficacy of immigrant non-profit organizations
  • The precarious position of immigrants
  • Foundations and funding
  • You don't vote, you don't count
  • A model of immigrant-serving engagement
  • From mission to electoral strategy
  • Choosing where to focus
  • Conclusion : boldly representing immigrants in tough times.