Race Relations in America: A Reference Guide with Primary Documents / Edition 1

Race Relations in America: A Reference Guide with Primary Documents / Edition 1

by Thomas J. Davis
ISBN-10:
0313311153
ISBN-13:
9780313311154
Pub. Date:
03/30/2006
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

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Overview

Race Relations in America: A Reference Guide with Primary Documents / Edition 1

A comprehensive look at urban schools, using history as a lens for coming to grips with present-day social, political, legal, and economic realities reflected in our urban education system.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313311154
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/30/2006
Series: Major Issues in American History
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Randall M. Miller

Preface

Chronology of Events

Introduction

Constituting the Republic: Who Counted as What

Trail of Tears: Indian Removal from East to West

Nat's Rebellion: The War Over Slavery Begins

War With Mexico: Race, Borders, and Manifest Destiny

Civil War: Slavery and Emancipation in Black and White

After Slavery? Reconstruction and Segregation

Geronimo: Ending the Indian Wars

Yellow Peril: Anti-Asian Animus from Exclusion to Internment

From Nadir to New Negro: Segregation, Migration, and the New Deal

"To Secure These Rights": From Desegregation to Long, Hot Summers

Wounded Knee Again: The New Indian, Reservations, and Casinos

Affirmative Action and "Reverse Discrimination" Backlash

Race on Trial in the 1990s

At the Border Again? New Immigrants and Old Worries

From Teheran to Baghdad: Facing Race with Arabs and Muslims

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