States Laws On Race And Color

Author: Pauli Murray
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820318837
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Studies in the Legal History of the South Edited by Paul Finkelman and Kermit L.
Hall This series explores the ways in which law has affected the development of
the southern United States and in turn the ways the history of the South has ...

The Long Lingering Shadow

Author: Robert J. Cottrol
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820344052
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Robert J. Cottrol takes the reader on a journey from the origins of New World slavery in colonial Latin America to current debates and litigation over affirmative action in Brazil and the United States, as well as contemporary struggles ...

The Color Of The Law

Author: Gail Williams O'Brien
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807848029
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Analyzes a foiled lynching Exploring the famous 1956 race riot in Columbia, Tennessee, this book reveals the roots of black distrust and conflict with the criminal justice system.

Fathers Of Conscience

Author: Bernie D. Jones
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820342306
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Fathers of Conscience examines high-court decisions in the antebellum South that involved wills in which white male planters bequeathed property, freedom, or both to women of color and their mixed-race children.

Federal Law And Southern Order

Author: Michal R. Belknap
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820317359
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In the foreword to this paperback edition, Belknap examines how other scholars, in works published after Federal Law and Southern Order, have treated issues related to federal efforts to curb racial violence.

Slave Laws In Virginia

Author: Philip J. Schwarz
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820335169
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Carolina Press, 1972), 239—46; A. Leon Higginbotham Jr., In the Matter of Color:
Race and the American Legal Process: ... "The Statutory Law of Slavery and
Race in the Thirteen Mainland Colonies of British America," WMQ, 3d ser., 34 (
April 1977): ... See also Terri L. Snyder, "Legal History of the Colonial South:
Assessment and Suggestions," WMQ, 3d ser., 50 (Jan. ... James Curtis Ballagh, A
History of Slavery in Virginia, Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and
Political ...

Jury Discrimination

Author: Christopher Waldrep
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820341940
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Christopher Waldrep traces the origins of Americans' ideas about trial by jury and provides the first detailed analysis of jury discrimination.

Southern Slavery And The Law 1619 1860

Author: Thomas D. Morris
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807864307
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This volume is the first comprehensive history of the evolving relationship between American slavery and the law from colonial times to the Civil War.

Women And Capital Punishment In The United States

Author: David V. Baker
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476622884
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An Analytical History David V. Baker. Henigman ... In the Matter of Color: Race
and the American Legal Process-The Colonial Period. New York: ... “The 'Law
Only as an Enemy': The Legitimization of Racial Powerlessness Through the
Colonial and Antebellum Criminal Laws of Virginia. ... “Black Justice Under White
Law: Criminal Prosecutions of Blacks in Antebellum South Carolina.” Journal of ...
United States Air Force Academy Journal of Legal Studies, 1 (1990), 139–154.
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