Plessy V Ferguson

Author: Williamjames Hoffer
Publisher: Landmark Law Cases & American
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A concise readable summary and guide to Plessy v. Ferguson (1896), one of the Supreme Court's most famous and controversial decisions--one that offered legal cover for the practice of segregation for nearly six decades.

The Rise Of The Jim Crow Era

Author: Maria Hussey
Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica
ISBN: 1680480448
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Artifacts From Modern America

Author: Helen Sheumaker
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White Teachers Black Students

Author: Mack T. Hines III
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1475831668
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The Southern Historian

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... so Landmark Law Cases and American Society Peter Charles Hoffer and
N.E.H. Hull. series editors Plessy v. Ferguson Race and Inequality in Jim Crow
America Williamjames Hull Hoffer “Hoffers treatment of the case's primary
antagonists, its New Orleans setting, and its reception into U.S. law is exemplary.”
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Encyclopedia Of Race Ethnicity And Society

Author: Richard T. Schaefer
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452265860
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Arguably one of the most significant cases in the 20th century, Oliver L. Brown et
al. v. the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas (1954) marked a judicial turning
point in America. ... the notion of “separate but equal” in education, it became a
landmark case. The decision stretched beyond education and served as a
catalyst for the Civil Rights Movement. Indeed, Brown became the platform on
which civil and human rights initiations would burgeon. The impact on U.S.
society in ...

Critical Race Theory Matters

Author: Margaret Zamudio
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From the very beginning, then, equality has been celebrated within a broader
context of concrete inequality. Consider the Jim Crow (1880s–1950s) era when
laws were explicitly being made to assure racial oppression. The Supreme Court
ruling in Plessy v. Ferguson (1898), established a “separate but equal” standard
that embraced the principle of equality. In this landmark ruling, racial segregation
was deemed constitutional and consistent with the Fourteenth Amendment as
long as ...

Social Research In The Judicial Process

Author: Wallace D. Loh
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
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Over the next dozen years, the activist Warren Court in case after case struck
down racial inequality in virtually every realm of American society. Brown was ...
A few months after the implementation decree, the Montgomery, Alabama,
boycott to protest Jim Crow in public transportation was begun by the Reverend
Martin Luther King, Jr. One year later, the Supreme Court struck down
segregation in buses (Gayle v. Browder, 1956), interring Plessy v. Ferguson (
1896) at long last. In 1960 ...

Encyclopedia Of Christianity In The United States

Author: George Thomas Kurian
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442244321
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Board of Education broWn v. boArD of eDucAtion In the opinion of the majority of
legal scholars, and leaders in the Civil Rights Movement, Brown v. Board of
Education has proved to be one of the most important cases decided by the US
Supreme ... These became known as Jim Crow laws. ... The court ruled 8-1
against him, saying that the Fourteenth Amendment was intended to enforce
equality of the race before the law but not to solve problems of social inequality
based on race.