Race and the Supreme Court : defining equality (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Race and the Supreme Court : defining equality Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Race and the Supreme Court : defining equality

Author: Earl E Pollock
Publisher: Sarasota, Fla. : Peppertree Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographies
Case studies
History
Trials, litigation, etc
Cases
Biography
Named Person: Earl E Pollock
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Earl E Pollock
ISBN: 9781614931034 1614931038
OCLC Number: 864825020
Description: iv, 339 pages : map ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. What is Race? --
The scientific debate --
Government racial categories --
pt. 2. The legacy of the "peculiar institution" --
The framers and slavery --
The Dred Scott decision --
The reconstruction amendments --
pt. 3. Race discrimination by government --
Overview of the Equal Protection Clause --
Jim Crow and the "separate but equal" doctrine --
The Japanese internment cases --
Confronting Jim Crow --
The school segregation cases --
The implementation of Brown --
Extending the scope of Brown --
Evolution of the standards of equality --
The discriminatory purpose requirement --
Crime and "racial profiling" --
Racial discrimination in voting --
The Federal Voting Rights Act --
pt. 4. Race discrimination by private actors --
The state action requirement --
Applying Shelley v. Kraemer --
The Reconstruction Civil Rights Act --
Federal statutory regulation of private discrimination --
Public accommodations and the 1964 Civil Rights Act --
Applying the commerce clause to local conduct --
Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act --
Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act --
"Disparate impact" versus "disparate treatment" --
Race and free expression --
pt. 5. Minority preferences --
Define "affirmative action" --
Affirmative action and the racial achievement gap --
The Bakke case --
Racial preferences in mployment --
Racial preferences in contracting --
Racial preferences in admissions --
Racial balancing in public schools --
The Fisher case --
Race-based scholarships --
Racial preferences in redistricting.
Responsibility: Earl E. Pollock.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.