The Resource Racial discrimination, Mitchell Young, book editor

Racial discrimination, Mitchell Young, book editor

Label
Racial discrimination
Title
Racial discrimination
Statement of responsibility
Mitchell Young, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents extracts and analysis of recent court decisions dealing with racial discrimination, covering such issues as outlawing school segregation, prosecution of hate crimes, and racial balancing in the college admission process
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
342.7308/73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4755.A7
LC item number
R35 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • legal cases and notes
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Young, Mitchell
Series statement
Issues on trial
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  • Race discrimination
  • Race discrimination
  • Segregation
  • Hate crimes
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Hate crimes
  • Race discrimination
  • Race discrimination
  • Segregation
  • United States
  • Race discrimination
  • Segregation
  • Hate crimes
Label
Racial discrimination, Mitchell Young, book editor
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-178) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Upholding legalized segregation. Case overview: Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) The Court's opinion: forced segregation is constitutional / Henry B. Brown -- Dissenting opinion: the Plessy decision will lead to racial conflict / John Harlan -- Segregation denies blacks libery and equality / Albion W. Tourgée -- Plessy was a major setback for black civil rights / A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. -- The reasoning of Plessy has not been overturned / Charles A. Lofgren. Outlawing school segregation. Case overview: Brown v. Board of Education (1954). The District Court's opinion: school segregation is constitutional / Walter Huxman -- The Supreme Court's opinion: segregated schools are unconstitutional / Earl Warren -- Brown violates states' rights / A group of Congressmen -- Equality in education is more important than integration / Derrick A. Bell -- Brown was a landmark for civil rights / Edward Lazarus -- The effects of Brown are being eroded / Phillip Boyle. Declaring hate crime laws constitutional. Case overview: Wisconsin v. Mitchell (1993). The court's opinion: hate crime laws do not violate free speech rights / William H. Rehnquist -- Hate crimes' destructiveness justifies stricter sentences / Henry J. Silberberg -- Mitchell was a poorly conceived ruling / Jeffrey Rosen -- The debate over hate crime laws / John Spong. Legalizing racial preferences in college admissions. Case overview: Grutter v. Bollinger (2003). The court's opinion: racial preferences are permitted in college admissions / Sandra Day O'Connor -- Dissenting opinion: racial balancing in college admissions in unconstitutional / William H. Rehnquist -- Race-based college admissions violate individual rights / A. Lee Parks Jr. -- Grutter will lead to disguised racial discrimination / Carl Cohen -- Grutter will lead to increased opportunities for minorities / William G. Bowen
Extent
1 online resource (183 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780737727876
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1039985297
Label
Racial discrimination, Mitchell Young, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-178) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Upholding legalized segregation. Case overview: Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) The Court's opinion: forced segregation is constitutional / Henry B. Brown -- Dissenting opinion: the Plessy decision will lead to racial conflict / John Harlan -- Segregation denies blacks libery and equality / Albion W. Tourgée -- Plessy was a major setback for black civil rights / A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. -- The reasoning of Plessy has not been overturned / Charles A. Lofgren. Outlawing school segregation. Case overview: Brown v. Board of Education (1954). The District Court's opinion: school segregation is constitutional / Walter Huxman -- The Supreme Court's opinion: segregated schools are unconstitutional / Earl Warren -- Brown violates states' rights / A group of Congressmen -- Equality in education is more important than integration / Derrick A. Bell -- Brown was a landmark for civil rights / Edward Lazarus -- The effects of Brown are being eroded / Phillip Boyle. Declaring hate crime laws constitutional. Case overview: Wisconsin v. Mitchell (1993). The court's opinion: hate crime laws do not violate free speech rights / William H. Rehnquist -- Hate crimes' destructiveness justifies stricter sentences / Henry J. Silberberg -- Mitchell was a poorly conceived ruling / Jeffrey Rosen -- The debate over hate crime laws / John Spong. Legalizing racial preferences in college admissions. Case overview: Grutter v. Bollinger (2003). The court's opinion: racial preferences are permitted in college admissions / Sandra Day O'Connor -- Dissenting opinion: racial balancing in college admissions in unconstitutional / William H. Rehnquist -- Race-based college admissions violate individual rights / A. Lee Parks Jr. -- Grutter will lead to disguised racial discrimination / Carl Cohen -- Grutter will lead to increased opportunities for minorities / William G. Bowen
Extent
1 online resource (183 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780737727876
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1039985297

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