From Jim Crow To Civil Rights

Author: Michael J. Klarman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195351675
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A monumental investigation of the Supreme Court's rulings on race, From Jim Crow To Civil Rights spells out in compelling detail the political and social context within which the Supreme Court Justices operate and the consequences of their ...

Unfinished Business

Author: Michael J. Klarman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198041382
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Unfinished Business offers an invaluable, succinct account of racial equality and civil rights throughout American history.

From The Closet To The Altar

Author: Michael Klarman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199922101
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Klarman traces this same pattern--court victory followed by dramatic backlash--through cases in Vermont, California, and Iowa, taking the story right up to the present.

Managing White Supremacy

Author: J. Douglas Smith
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807862266
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Tracing the erosion of white elite paternalism in Jim Crow Virginia, Douglas Smith reveals a surprising fluidity in southern racial politics in the decades between World War I and the Supreme Court's 1954 Brown v.

Black Civil Rights In America

Author: Kevern Verney
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415238870
Size: 77.45 MB
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The authoritative introduction to the history of black civil rights in the USA. It provides a clear guide to the political, social and cultural history of black Americans and their pursuit of equality from 1865 to the present day.

Julius Chambers

Author: Richard A. Rosen
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469628554
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Born in the hamlet of Mount Gilead, North Carolina, Julius Chambers (1936–2013) escaped the fetters of the Jim Crow South to emerge in the 1960s and 1970s as the nation's leading African American civil rights attorney.

Fighting Jim Crow In The County Of Kings

Author: Brian Purnell
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813141834
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In Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings, historian Brian Purnell explores the chapter's numerous direct-action protest campaigns for economic justice and social equality.

Better Day Coming

Author: Adam Fairclough
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440684162
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From the end of postwar Reconstruction in the South to an analysis of the rise and fall of Black Power, acclaimed historian Adam Fairclough presents a straightforward synthesis of the century-long struggle of black Americans to achieve ...

The Framers Coup

Author: Michael J. Klarman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019994203X
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Flaws in the Articles of Confederation -- Economic turmoil in the states and the road to Philadelphia -- The Constitutional Convention -- Slavery and the Constitutional Constitution -- Critics of the Constitution: the Antifederalists -- The ...