Race on Trial

Race on Trial

Author: Annette Gordon-Reed

Publisher: Viewpoints on American Culture

ISBN: 0195122801

Category: Law

Page: 234

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This collection of 12 original essays brings together two themes of American culture - law and race. Cases discussed include Amistad, Dred Scott, Regents v. Bakke and O.J. Simpson.
Race on Trial
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Annette Gordon-Reed
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Viewpoints on American Culture

This collection of 12 original essays brings together two themes of American culture - law and race. Cases discussed include Amistad, Dred Scott, Regents v. Bakke and O.J. Simpson.
Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: J-N
Language: en
Pages: 515
Authors: Paul Finkelman
Categories: African Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

Alphabetically-arranged entries from J to N that explores significant events, major persons, organizations, and political and social movements in African-American history from 1896 to the twenty-first-century.
Fair Trial
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: David J. Bodenhamer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The only comprehensive survey of rights of the accused in America history, this readable new text guides the student through the development of these rights and their central relationship to liberty, justice, and social order. Integrating legal, social, and political history. Fair Trial focuses on the defendant's rights in theory
Roots of Disorder
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Christopher Waldrep
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher:

Every white southerner understood what keeping African Americans down meant and what it did not mean. It did not mean going to court; it did not mean relying on the law. It meant vigilante violence and lynching.Looking at Vicksburg, Mississippi, Roots of Disorder traces the origins of these terrible attitudes
America, History and Life
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Christopher Waldrep
Categories: Canada
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

Article abstracts and citations of reviews and dissertations covering the United States and Canada.