Encyclopedia of American Civil Rights and Liberties, 2nd Edition

  • Kara E. Stooksbury
  • John M. Scheb II
  • Otis H. Stephens Jr.
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  • ISBN-10: 1440841101
  • ISBN-13: 9781440841101
  • DDC: 342.7308
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1484 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released January 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

Thoroughly updated and featuring 75 new entries, this monumental four-volume work illuminates past and present events associated with civil rights and civil liberties in the United States.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Guide to Related Topics.
A.
1: Abington School District v. Schempp (1963).
2: Abolitionist Movement.
3: Abortion, Public Funding of.
4: Abortion, Right to.
5: Academic Freedom.
6: Accused, Rights of the.
7: Administrative Searches.
8: Adoption.
9: Adversary System of Justice.
10: Affirmative Action.
11: Affordable Care Act.
12: Age Discrimination.
13: Alden v. Maine (1999).
14: Alien and Sedition Acts (1798).
15: Alito, Samuel (1950–).
16: American Association of Retired Persons (AARP).
17: American Bar Association (ABA).
18: American Booksellers Association v. Hudnut (1985).
19: American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).
20: American Indian Movement (AIM).
21: American Nazi Party.
22: Americans United for Separation of Church and State.
23: Animal Rights.
24: Anthony, Susan B. (1820–1906).
25: Anti-Defamation League (ADL).
26: Antismoking Legislation.
27: Antivaccination Movement.
28: Appeal, Right of.
29: Appeal of Right.
30: “Areopagitica” (1644).
31: Aristotle (384–322 BCE).
32: Arizona v. United States (2012).
33: Arms, Right to Keep and Bear.
34: Arraignment.
35: Arrest, Constitutional Limits on.
36: Articles of Confederation.
37: Assembly, Freedom of.
38: Assize of Clarendon (1166).
39: Association, Freedom of.
40: Asylum, Right to.
41: At-Large Elections.
42: Automobile Stops and Searches.
B.
43: Bad Tendency Test.
44: Bail, Right to.
45: Baker Motley, Constance (1921–2005).
46: Baker v. Carr (1962).
47: Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty (BJC).
48: Barron v. Baltimore (1833).
49: Bench Trial.
50: Bentham, Jeremy (1748–1832).
51: Bifurcated Trial.
52: Bilingual Education.
53: Bill of Rights (American) (1789).
54: Bill of Rights (English) (1689).
55: Bill of Rights, Incorporation of.
56: Bills of Attainder.
57: Bivens v. Six Unknown Named Agents of Federal Bureau of Narcotics (1971).
58: Black, Hugo L. (1886–1971).
59: Black Codes.
60: Black Lives Matter (BLM).
61: Black Power.
62: Blackmun, Harry A. (1908–1999).
63: Blackstone, William (1723–1780).
64: Bob Jones University v. United States (1983).
65: Bond, Julian (1940–2015).
66: Border Patrol.
67: Border Searches.
68: Bork, Robert H. (1927–2012).
69: Boy Scouts of America v. Dale (2000).
70: Boycotts.
71: Brandeis, Louis D. (1856–1941).
72: Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969).
73: Brennan, William J., Jr. (1906–1997).
74: Breyer, Stephen G. (1938–).
75: Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka (1954, 1955).
76: Bruce, Lenny (1925–1966).
77: Burger, Warren E. (1907–1995).
78: Burger Court (1969–1986).
79: Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. (2014).
80: Bush v. Gore (2000).
81: Busing Controversy.
C.
82: Campaign Finance Reform.
83: Cantwell v. Connecticut (1940).
84: Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal Co. (2009).
85: Carlin, George (1937–2008).
86: Castle Doctrine.
87: Catholicism and Anti-Catholicism.
88: Center for Individual Rights (CIR).
89: Challenges for Cause.
90: Cherokee Cases.
91: Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Co. v. City of Chicago (1897).
92: The Chicago Seven.
93: Child Pornography.
94: Child Shield Statutes.
95: Christian Legal Society v. Martinez (2010).
96: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
97: Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission (2010).
98: Citizenship.
99: Civil Disobedience.
100: Civil Rights.
101: Civil Rights, Office for (OCR).
102: Civil Rights Act of 1866.
103: Civil Rights Act of 1870.
104: Civil Rights Act of 1871.
105: Civil Rights Act of 1875.
106: Civil Rights Act of 1957.
107: Civil Rights Act of 1964.
108: Civil Rights Act of 1988.
109: Civil Rights Cases (1883).
110: Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice.
111: Civil Rights Movement.
112: Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1991.
113: Civil Service Reform Act of 1978.
114: Clark, Tom C. (1899–1977).
115: Class Action Suits.
116: Clear and Present Danger Doctrine.
117: Clear and Probable Danger Doctrine.
118: Clemency, Executive.
119: Cohen v. California (1971).
120: Commercial Speech.
121: Common Cause.
122: Common-Law Background of American Civil Rights and Liberties.
123: Communist Party USA.
124: Community Control.
125: Compassion and Choices.
126: Compulsory Process.
127: Concerned Women for America (CWA).
128: Confrontation, Right of.
129: Congress of Racial Equality (CORE).
130: Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues (CCWI).
131: Conscience, Freedom of.
132: Conscientious Objection to Military Service.
133: Conscription, Military.
134: Consent Searches.
135: Conservatism.
136: Conspiracy.
137: Consumer Discrimination.
138: Contempt, Power of.
139: Continuance, Motion for.
140: Contracts Clause.
141: Cooper v. Aaron (1958).
142: Corporal Punishment.
143: Corporate Rights.
144: Counsel, Ineffective Assistance of.
145: Counsel, Right to.
146: Counterculture.
147: Courts-Martial.
148: Crime Victims, Rights of.
149: Criminal Confinement, Conditions of.
150: Criminal Syndicalism.
151: Critical Pretrial Stages.
152: Cruel and Unusual Punishments Clause.
153: Curfews.
D.
154: Death Penalty, Crimes Punishable by the.
155: Death Penalty and Mental Incompetence.
156: Death Penalty and Racial Discrimination.
157: Death Penalty and the Supreme Court.
158: Death Penalty for Juveniles.
159: Death-Qualified Juries.
160: Debs, Eugene Victor (1855–1926).
161: Declaration of Independence (1776).
162: Defamation.
163: Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) (1996).
164: Democracy, Constitutional.
165: Democracy, Representative.
166: Die, Right to.
167: Disabilities, Rights of Persons with.
168: Discovery, Pretrial.
169: Discrimination.
170: Discrimination by Private Actors.
171: District of Columbia v. Heller (2008).
172: Diversity.
173: Dogs, Use of by Police.
174: Double Jeopardy, Prohibition of.
175: Douglas, William O. (1898–1980).
176: Douglass, Frederick (1818–1895).
177: Draft Cards, Burning of.
178: Dred Scott Case (1857).
179: Drones.
180: Drug Courier Profiles.
181: Drug Courts.
182: Drug Testing.
183: Drugs, Private Use of.
184: Drugs, War on.
185: Du Bois, W. E. B. (1868–1963).
186: Due Process, Procedural.
187: Due Process, Substantive.