All Deliberate Speed: Reflections on the First Half-Century of Brown v. Board of Education

All Deliberate Speed: Reflections on the First Half-Century of Brown v. Board of Education

by Charles J. Ogletree Jr.
     
 

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"An effective blend of memoir, history and legal analysis."—Christopher Benson, Washington Post Book World
In what John Hope Franklin calls "an essential work" on race and affirmative action, Charles Ogletree, Jr., tells his personal story of growing up a "Brown baby" against a vivid pageant of historical characters that includes, among others, Thurgood

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"An effective blend of memoir, history and legal analysis."—Christopher Benson, Washington Post Book World
In what John Hope Franklin calls "an essential work" on race and affirmative action, Charles Ogletree, Jr., tells his personal story of growing up a "Brown baby" against a vivid pageant of historical characters that includes, among others, Thurgood Marshall, Martin Luther King, Jr., Earl Warren, Anita Hill, Alan Bakke, and Clarence Thomas. A measured blend of personal memoir, exacting legal analysis, and brilliant insight, Ogletree's eyewitness account of the legacy of Brown v. Board of Education offers a unique vantage point from which to view five decades of race relations in America.

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ISBN-13:
9780393326864
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
11/07/2005
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
743,934
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.20(d)

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