Plessy v Ferguson

THOMAS J. DAVIS, PhD, JD, is a historian and lawyer who teaches U.S. constitutional and legal history at Arizona State University, Tempe. He is the author of Race Relations in the United States, 1940s–1960 (Greenwood, ...

Plessy v  Ferguson

More than the story of one man's case, this book tells the story of entire generations of people marked as "mixed race" in America amid slavery and its aftermath, and being officially denied their multicultural identity and personal rights as a result.

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Plessy v. Ferguson
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Thomas J. Davis Ph.D.
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-19 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

More than the story of one man's case, this book tells the story of entire generations of people marked as "mixed race" in America amid slavery and its aftermath, and being officially denied their multicultural identity and personal rights as a result.
History of African Americans: Exploring Diverse Roots
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Thomas J. Davis Ph.D.
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-24 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This rich cultural history of African Americans outlines their travails, triumphs, and achievements in negotiating individual and collective identities to overcome racism, slavery, and the legacies of these injustices from colonial times to the present. • Reveals the extent of anti-black racism in America • Examines black heritage in America
Documents of the Harlem Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Thomas J. Davis, Brenda M. Brock
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-13 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This book explores the transformative energy and excitement that African Americans expressed in aesthetic and civic currents that percolated the opening of the 20th century and proved a force in the modernization of America. This engaging reference text represents the voices of the era in poetry and prose, in full
What's Great about Arizona?
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Rebecca E. Hirsch
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-01 - Publisher: Lerner Publications ™

What's so great about Arizona? Find out the top ten sites to see or things to do in the Grand Canyon State! We'll explore Arizona's vibrant cities, stunning rock formations, exciting rodeos, and rich history. The Arizona by Map feature shows where you'll find all the places covered in the
Rosa Parks
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Erika L. Shores
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Capstone

Provides an introduction to the life and biography of Rosa Parks, who helped start the civil rights movement in the United States.