Race and American Law: Housing, Race, and the Law, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Deirdre R.J. Head
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532175094
  • ISBN-13: 9781532175091
  • DDC: 344.730636
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released January 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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This book studies the history of race and housing discrimination and its impact today. This title looks at topics such as redlining, gentrification, and legislation aimed to desegregate housing. Features include essential facts, a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Denied Housing.
2: Origins Of Housing Discrimination.
3: A Changing Society.
4: New Challenges.
5: Suburban Flight.
6: Displaced People.
7: The Current Face Of Discrimination.
8: The Future.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About The Authors.