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Current Controversies - Civil Rights (paperback edition) (Current Controversies)

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prevention,
  • Terrorism,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Social Science - Politics & Government,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Minorities,
  • History - General,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Social Sciences,
  • United States,
  • Affirmative action programs,
  • Civil rights

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKaren F. Balkin (Editor), James D. Torr (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7897952M
    ISBN 100737711779
    ISBN 109780737711776

      The authors argue that since the period of the civil rights movement, racism has become markedly less acceptable in society. The contradictions and hypocrisies of racism and its horrific manifestations, coupled with the movement for social justice and the notable achievements of people of color (often linked to anti-discriminatory legislation. More and more, the descendants of indigenous victims of genocide, land expropriation, forced labor, and other systematic human rights violations committed by colonial powers are seeking reparations under international law from the modern successor governments and corporations.

    SAGE Video Bringing teaching, learning and research to life. SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library. SAGE Reference The complete guide for your research journey. SAGE Navigator The essential social sciences literature review tool. SAGE Business Cases Real world cases at your fingertips. CQ Press Your definitive resource for politics, policy and people. Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights, published in is both an analysis on society's views on race and sexuality and a collection of autobiographical Yoshino, the author, is the Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law at the NYU School of Law. He wrote an article in the Yale Law Journal called Covering in , but went into more extensive Author: Kenji Yoshino.

    Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights. In this Book. Additional Information. Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights; Edited by Robert J. Patterson ; Book in the context of current controversies surrounding sexual violence. Throughout, the writers reveal how Seventies black cultural production anchors important contemporary Author: Robert J Patterson. Freedom of Speech and the Press/Legal Rights School Library Journal; Oct Supplement, Vol. 52, p, 1/9p “The article reviews books about U.S. civil rights, including "Freedom of Speech and the Press," by Ian C. Friedman and "Legal Rights," by Terry Johnson.” 'Infoganda' in Uniform. Zewe, Charles.


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