Plessy V Ferguson

Author: Williamjames Hoffer
Publisher: Landmark Law Cases & American
ISBN: 9780700618477
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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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They Called Themselves the K.K.K.: The Birth of an American Terrorist Group. ...
Collier, Christopher, and James Lincoln Collier. ... Plessy v. Ferguson: Race and
Inequality in Jim Crow America (Landmark Law Cases and American Society).

White Teachers Black Students

Author: Mack T. Hines III
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1475831668
Size: 56.45 MB
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In the Spirit of Yes to African American Student Achievement Mack T. Hines III.
Freedman, S. (1995). ... Plessy v. Ferguson: Race and inequality in Jim Crow
America (Landmark Law Cases and American Society). Lawrence, KS: University
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Color Blind Justice

Author: Mark Elliott
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195181395
Size: 13.47 MB
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A provocative and deftly written new biography of Albion Tourgee (1838-1905), the fascinating lawyer, statesman and writer who famously originated the concept of a 'colour-blind' approach to American racial politics and tirelessly advocated ...

Reforming Jim Crow

Author: Kimberley Johnson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195387422
Size: 57.49 MB
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This text reshapes how we think about the origins of the civil rights era.

The Woman Who Dared To Vote

Author: N. E. H. Hull
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780700618484
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The first book-length account of the most important trial in the history of the movement to secure the vote for women.

The New Jim Crow

Author: Michelle Alexander
Publisher: The New Press
ISBN: 1595588191
Size: 71.97 MB
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Now, ten-plus printings later, the long-awaited paperback version of the book Lani Guinier calls “brave and bold,” and Pulitzer Prize–winner David Levering Lewis calls “stunning,” will at last be available.

Gentlemen Bankers

Author: Susie J. Pak
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674075579
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precedent set by the Supreme Court's 1896 decision, Plessy v. Ferguson.135
Best known for establishing the separate but equal doctrine that served as the
foundation for Jim Crow, Plessy v. Ferguson was also a landmark case on the
right to property and the right to privacy. ... not extend to the actions of private
individuals“)6 The court's decision was intimately tied to its understanding of
racial inequality.

Slavery By Another Name

Author: Douglas A. Blackmon
Publisher: Icon Books
ISBN: 1848314132
Size: 77.90 MB
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By turns moving, sobering and shocking, this unprecedented account reveals these stories, the companies that profited the most from neoslavery, and the insidious legacy of racism that reverberates today.