Slavery in America: The Impact of Slavery in America, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Gail Radley
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532172508
  • ISBN-13: 9781532172502
  • DDC: 306.362097
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released December 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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This book explores the present-day repercussions of slavery on US society, including in housing, education, health care, and the justice system. Features include a timeline, a glossary, further readings, 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: Fighting to Be Free.
2: The Long Road Toward Equality.
3: Issues in Entertainment.
4: Education: Separate and Unequal.
5: Help Wanted?.
6: Where Is Home?.
7: Policing, Profiling, and Prison.
8: Where We Are and Where We're Going.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Authors.