Brown V Board Of Education

Author: Waldo E. Martin
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312111526
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This book addresses the origins, development, meanings, and consequences of the 1954 Supreme Court decision to end Jim Crow segregation. Using legal documents to frame the debates surrounding the case, Waldo Martin presents Brown v.

Brown Vs Board Of Education Of Topeka

Author: Waldo E. Martin
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312128111
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A general introduction analyzes the case's legal precedents and situates the case in the historical context of Jim Crow discrimination and the burgeoning development of the NAACP.

Brown V Board Of Education And The Civil Rights Movement

Author: Michael J. Klarman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190294582
Size: 11.15 MB
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Plessy V Ferguson

Author: Brook Thomas
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312137434
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Using the full text of the Court's opinion, along with a selection of responses to the ruling, Brook Thomas allows students to re-create a context of the complicated debates and conditions in which the decision took place.

Pure Fire

Author: Christopher B. Strain
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820326870
Size: 69.11 MB
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In this study of self-defense as it was debated and practiced during the civil rights era, the decision to defend oneself and family is reframed in terms of a daily concern for many African Americans who faced the continual menace of white ...

The Republic Of Nature

Author: Mark Fiege
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295804149
Size: 12.45 MB
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Muller V Oregon

Author: Nancy Woloch
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312085865
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The first brief book on the landmark 1908 Supreme Court decision that limited a woman's workday to ten hours, this text offers a concise analysis of the origins and impact of Muller v.

Talking To Strangers

Author: Danielle Allen
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226014681
Size: 20.71 MB
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Trenchant, incisive, and ultimately hopeful, Talking to Strangers is nothing less than a manifesto for a revitalized democratic citizenry.