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

  • Duchess Harris
  • Cynthia Kennedy Henzel
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532175078
  • ISBN-13: 9781532175077
  • DDC: 344.730798
  • 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

  • Price:  Sign in for price



This book explores the hard-fought legal battles to give people of color an equal education to whites. This title also looks at issues students of color face today, such as harsher school discipline compared with white students and a step back in school integration. 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: Lacking Opportunities.
2: Legal Segregation.
3: Breakthroughs In Higher Education.
4: Brown V. Board Of Education.
5: Integration Begins.
6: Choice.
7: Discipline In Schools.
8: Moving Backward.
9: Solutions.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About The Authors.