Exporting American Dreams: Thurgood Marshall's African Journey

Exporting American Dreams: Thurgood Marshall's African Journey

by Mary L. Dudziak
     
 

"By dint of creative and exhaustive research, Mary Dudziak has written an excellent book about a facet of Thurgood Marshall's career that has never before received substantial attention. . . . All students of this great man's life owe a major debt to Professor Dudziak's labors."—Randall Kennedy, author of Sellout: The Politics of Racial Betrayal<

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"By dint of creative and exhaustive research, Mary Dudziak has written an excellent book about a facet of Thurgood Marshall's career that has never before received substantial attention. . . . All students of this great man's life owe a major debt to Professor Dudziak's labors."—Randall Kennedy, author of Sellout: The Politics of Racial Betrayal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691152448
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
08/28/2011
Edition description:
With a New afterword by the author
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Mary L. Dudziak is professor of law, history, and political science at the University of Southern California. Her books include "Cold War Civil Rights", "September 11 in History", and "Legal Borderlands".

Table of Contents

Map of Kenya ix
List of Illustrations xi
Introduction 1
Chapter 1: Marshall and Mboya 11
Chapter 2: A Tricky Constitution 37
Chapter 3: Writing Rights 65
Chapter 4: Discriminating Friends 97
Chapter 5: Anarchy Is Anarchy 131
Epilogue 161
Appendix: Thurgood Marshall's Draft Bill of Rights for Kenya, 1960 173
Notes 185
Acknowledgments 235
Afterword to the Paperback Edition 241
Index 247

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