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The Brown v. Board of Education Trial, Julia Garbus, editor

Label
The Brown v. Board of Education Trial
Title
The Brown v. Board of Education Trial
Statement of responsibility
Julia Garbus, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Using primary and secondary sources, each volume provides background information on a significant event in modern world history, presents the controversies surrounding the event, and offers first-person narratives from people who lived through or were impacted by the event. All volumes in the series include an annotated table of contents, a world map, a chronology, a glossary of key terms, a bibliography, and a subject index"--
  • "Perspectives on Modern World History: The Brown v. Board of Education Trial: The series provides basic historical information on a significant event in modern world history, presents the controversies surrounding the event, and provides first-person narratives"--
Member of
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
344.73/0798
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF228.B76
LC item number
B763 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Garbus, Julia
Series statement
Perspectives on modern world history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Oliver
  • Brown, Oliver
  • Brown, Oliver
  • Topeka (Kan.)
  • Topeka (Kan.)
  • Topeka (Kan.)
  • Segregation in education
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in education
  • African Americans
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / School & Education
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in education
  • Trials
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Brown v. Board of Education Trial, Julia Garbus, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The road to the landmark "Brown" court rulings / West's Encyclopedia of American Law -- The US Supreme Court codifies "separate by equal" into law / Henry Billings Brown -- In two landmark rulings, the US Supreme Court declares school segregation unconstitutional / Earl Warren -- Southern legislators vow to oppose desegregation / Members of the US Congress -- "Brown" ends the "shame of segregation" / Max Freedman -- Court order can't make the races mix / Zora Neale Hurston -- Despite disappointments, "Brown" improved African Americans' lives / David Garrow -- School segregaration and the achievement gap continue almost sixty years after "Brown" / Lawrence D. Bobo -- Black schools provided better educational opportunities before desegregation / Jonathan Tilove -- Forced school busing caused racial turmoil in Boston / Bridget Murphy -- The fight for racial balance in schools is still relevant / David L. Kirp -- Continuing racial imbalance in schools is not a problem / Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom -- African Americans are not to blame for the failures of "Brown" / Michael Eric Dyson -- "Brown" has influenced human rights internationally / Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- School integration in Eastern Europe contrasts sharply with the US experience / Jack Greenberg -- School life for an African American boy before desegregation / William E. Cox -- The sister of a "Brown" plaintiff remembers student strikes for better school conditions / Joan Johns Cobb -- A lawyer representing Kansas recalls his Supreme Court argument / Paul E. Wilson -- An NAACP lawyer discusses "Brown" and its legacy / Jack Greenberg and Gilbert Holmes, interviewed by M. Dion Thompson -- Black educators in Topeka adjust to desegregation / Merrill Ross and Barbara Ann Ross -- Facing a mob, an African American teen helps integrate a high school / Minnijean Brown Trickey
Control code
ocn880929803
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780737773071
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014020505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880929803
  • (Sirsi) a1880655
Label
The Brown v. Board of Education Trial, Julia Garbus, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The road to the landmark "Brown" court rulings / West's Encyclopedia of American Law -- The US Supreme Court codifies "separate by equal" into law / Henry Billings Brown -- In two landmark rulings, the US Supreme Court declares school segregation unconstitutional / Earl Warren -- Southern legislators vow to oppose desegregation / Members of the US Congress -- "Brown" ends the "shame of segregation" / Max Freedman -- Court order can't make the races mix / Zora Neale Hurston -- Despite disappointments, "Brown" improved African Americans' lives / David Garrow -- School segregaration and the achievement gap continue almost sixty years after "Brown" / Lawrence D. Bobo -- Black schools provided better educational opportunities before desegregation / Jonathan Tilove -- Forced school busing caused racial turmoil in Boston / Bridget Murphy -- The fight for racial balance in schools is still relevant / David L. Kirp -- Continuing racial imbalance in schools is not a problem / Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom -- African Americans are not to blame for the failures of "Brown" / Michael Eric Dyson -- "Brown" has influenced human rights internationally / Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- School integration in Eastern Europe contrasts sharply with the US experience / Jack Greenberg -- School life for an African American boy before desegregation / William E. Cox -- The sister of a "Brown" plaintiff remembers student strikes for better school conditions / Joan Johns Cobb -- A lawyer representing Kansas recalls his Supreme Court argument / Paul E. Wilson -- An NAACP lawyer discusses "Brown" and its legacy / Jack Greenberg and Gilbert Holmes, interviewed by M. Dion Thompson -- Black educators in Topeka adjust to desegregation / Merrill Ross and Barbara Ann Ross -- Facing a mob, an African American teen helps integrate a high school / Minnijean Brown Trickey
Control code
ocn880929803
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780737773071
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014020505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880929803
  • (Sirsi) a1880655

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