Jim Crow laws / Leslie V. Tischauser.

"This disquieting yet important book describes the injustices, humiliations, and brutalities inflicted on African Americans in a racist culture that was created--and protected--by the forces of law and order.• Primary source documents, including Supreme Court decisions and W.E.B DuBois's 1...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Tischauser, Leslie Vincent, 1942- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2012]
Series:Landmarks of the American mosaic.
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Table of Contents:
  • Jim Crow laws : meaning, origins, and purpose
  • From the Civil Rights Cases to legal segregation, 1883-1896
  • Jim Crow triumphant, 1896 to 1918
  • From the great migration to the Great Depression : 19115-1933
  • Jim Crow : from the New Deal to the double "V," 1933-1945
  • The long, slow decline of Jim Crow, 1945-1954
  • After Brown : Jim Crow is overcome.