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The Resource Ghosts of Jim Crow : ending racism in post-racial America, F. Michael Higginbotham

Ghosts of Jim Crow : ending racism in post-racial America, F. Michael Higginbotham

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Ghosts of Jim Crow : ending racism in post-racial America
Title
Ghosts of Jim Crow
Title remainder
ending racism in post-racial America
Statement of responsibility
F. Michael Higginbotham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the political, economic, educational, and social reasons the United States is not a "post-racial" society and argues that legal reform can successfully create a "post-racial" America
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10171356
Cataloging source
DLC
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Higginbotham, F. Michael
Dewey number
305.896/073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.H58 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
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ending racism in post-racial America
Label
Ghosts of Jim Crow : ending racism in post-racial America, F. Michael Higginbotham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Understanding the racial paradigm -- pt. 1. Creating the paradigm : racial hierarchy. Constructing racial categories from the nation's founding to the Civil War -- Maintaining white dominance during Reconstruction -- Preventing black excellence between Plessy and Brown -- pt. 2. Sustaining the paradigm : white isolation and black separation and subordination. Maintaining racial segregation in schools and neighborhoods from Brown to the 21st century -- Victimizing blacks in the 21st century -- pt. 3. Ending the paradigm : building a post-racial America. Black empowerment and self-help -- Integration and equality
Control code
2012038383
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 316 p.
Isbn
9780814737477
Lccn
2012038383
Label
Ghosts of Jim Crow : ending racism in post-racial America, F. Michael Higginbotham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Understanding the racial paradigm -- pt. 1. Creating the paradigm : racial hierarchy. Constructing racial categories from the nation's founding to the Civil War -- Maintaining white dominance during Reconstruction -- Preventing black excellence between Plessy and Brown -- pt. 2. Sustaining the paradigm : white isolation and black separation and subordination. Maintaining racial segregation in schools and neighborhoods from Brown to the 21st century -- Victimizing blacks in the 21st century -- pt. 3. Ending the paradigm : building a post-racial America. Black empowerment and self-help -- Integration and equality
Control code
2012038383
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 316 p.
Isbn
9780814737477
Lccn
2012038383

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