eBook Jim Crow Laws, 1st Edition

  • Leslie V. Tischauser
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  • ISBN-10: 0313386099
  • ISBN-13: 9780313386091
  • DDC: 342.7308
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 215 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

This disquieting yet important book describes the injustices, humiliations, and brutalities inflicted on African Americans in a racist culture that was created -- and protected -- by the forces of law and order.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Preface.
Introduction.
Chronology.
1: Jim Crow Laws—Meaning, Origins, and Purpose.
2: From the Civil Rights Cases to Legal Segregation, 1883–1896.
3: Jim Crow Triumphant, 1896–1918.
4: From the Great Migration to the Great Depression, 1915–1933.
5: Jim Crow: From the New Deal to the Double “V,” 1933–1945.
6: The Long, Slow Decline of Jim Crow, 1945–1954.
7: After Brown: Jim Crow is Overcome.
Biographies.
Primary Documents.
Glossary.
Annotated Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.