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From yellow dog Democrats to red state Republicans : Florida and its politics since 1940 / David R. Colburn.

Author/Creator:
Colburn, David R.
Publication:
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2007.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 262 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Florida -- Politics and government -- 1950-.
Florida -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
Political culture -- Florida -- History -- 20th century.
Political culture -- Florida -- History -- 21st century.
Political parties -- Florida.
Politicians -- Florida.
Florida -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects.
Florida -- Social conditions.
Contents:
From darkness to sunshine : World War II, race, and the emergence of modern Florida
Racial protest and the emergence of fault lines in the Democratic hegemony
Reubin Askew, Lawton Chiles, and the reinvention of the Democratic Party
An era of political transition
Migration of the middle class, the search for community, and the emerging Hispanic presence
Holding back the Republican tide, but for how long?
From blue to red : the era of Jeb Bush and Republican hegemony
The presidential election of 2000 : what happened in Florida?
So what does the future hold for Florida?
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-252) and index.
ISBN:
9780813031552 (alk. paper)
0813031559 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
85623283