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

  • Duchess Harris
  • Nel Yomtov
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532175086
  • ISBN-13: 9781532175084
  • DDC: 344.730113
  • 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 dives into the history of employment discrimination toward people of color in the United States. This title looks at legislation that has helped battle employment discrimination, as well as race-based discrimination at work today. 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: An Unfulfilled Promise.
2: The Die Is Cast.
3: White Dominance In The Workplace.
4: The Real Fight Begins.
5: The Civil Rights Act Of 1964 And Title VII.
6: New Legislation And Affirmative Action.
7: Employment Discrimination Today.
8: The Future.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About The Authors.