Freedom and Equality: Discrimination and The Supreme Court: The Supreme Court in American Society


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Table of Contents

Series Introduction
Volume Introduction
A History Review of Affirmative Action and the Interpretation of Its Legislative Intent by the Supreme Court 1
The Cherokee Cases: A Study in Law, Politics, and Morality 46
Bradwell v. State: Some Reflection Prompted by Myra Bradwell's Hard Case That Made "Bad Law" 79
Sex Equality, Sex Differences, and the Supreme Court 115
Separate but not Equal: The Supreme Court's First Decision on Racial Discrimination in Schools 171
The Rise and Fall of Supreme Court Concern for Racial Minorities 199
The Burger Court and the Civil Rights Movement: The Supreme Court Giveth and the Supreme Court Taketh Away 328
Public Law Litigation and the Ambiguities of Brown 359
Rites of Passage: Race, the Supreme Court, and the Constitution 365
Slavery and Abolition Before the United States Supreme Court, 1820-1860 402
The Supreme Court, the Equal Protection Clause, and the Three Faces of Constitutional Equality 429
Acknowledgments 503
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