Author: J. Clay Smith, Jr
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812216851
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"Emancipation is an important and impressive work; one cannot read it without being inspired by the legal acumen, creativity, and resiliency these pioneer lawyers displayed.

Rebels In Law

Author: John Clay Smith
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472086467
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The reflections on their lives in law of pioneer black women lawyers

Supreme Justice

Author: Thurgood Marshall
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812236903
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To understand fully the complexities of Thurgood Marshall's work as a practicing lawyer, civil rights advocate for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, federal judge, and the first African American appointed Solicitor General of the United States ...

Lawyers Ethics And The Pursuit Of Social Justice

Author: Susan D. Carle
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814716397
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347 U.S. 483 (1954). 3. 371 U.S. 415 (1963). smith 1. Reprinted by permission
from Emancipation: The Making of the Black Lawyer 18441944 (University of
Pennsylvania Press, 1993). 2. Professor of Law, Howard University School of
Law. carle 1. Reprinted by permission from 20 Law and History Rev. 97 (2002). 2.
Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law. 3. 347 U.S.
483 (1954). 4. See “Third Annual Meeting of the Niagara Movement, August 26–
29, 1907,” ...

Representing The Race

Author: Kenneth W. Mack
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674065301
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Profiles African American lawyers during the era of segregation and the civil rights movement, with an emphasis on the conflicts they felt between their identities as African Americans and their professional identities as lawyers.

The Selected Papers Of Elizabeth Cady Stanton And Susan B Anthony

Author: Ann D. Gordon
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813553458
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A month later in New Orleans, SBA was held to account for resolutions
introduced at this meeting she did not attend, specifically one defending African-
American appointees to federal posts in the South. (R. Volney Riser, Defying
Disfranchisement: Black Voting Rights Activism in the Jim Crow South, 1890–
1908 [Baton Rouge, La., 2010], 183–207, 241–51; J. Clay Smith, Jr.,
Emancipation: The Making of the Black Lawyer, 18441944 [Philadelphia, 1993],
263n, 264n;J. H. Hayes to ...

Lift Every Voice

Author: Lani Guinier
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743253515
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The former nominee for assistant attorney general for civil rights discusses her views.

6th Annual Mid Atlantic People Of Color Legal Scholarship Conference

Author: Widener University. School of Law
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We were asked to recall Ronald Davenport, who in 1973, became the first black
Dean of Dusquene. He referenced other early black pioneers of legal education
in this century such as Kenneth Callahan and Edward Littlejohn. He noted that
these and other early pioneers are given their "due" in Professor J. Clay Smith's
books Emancipation: The Making of the Black Lawyer 1844- 19447 and Rebels
in the Law Voices in History of Black Women Lawyers.* Professor McClellan also

Confronting Authority

Author: Derrick A. Bell
Publisher: Beacon Press (MA)
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Notes to Pages 32-42 law scholars, see J. Clay Smith, Emancipation: The Making
of the Black Lawyer 1844-1944 (1993). 7. Derrick Bell, "Application of the 'Tipping
Point' Principle to Law Faculty Hiring Policies," 10 NovaL.J. Review 319 (1986). 8
. William J. Wilson made this point in his book The Declining Significance of Race
(1978), 110—11: "affirmative action programs are not designed to deal with the
problem of the disproportionate concentration of blacks in the low-wage labor ...

Making A Living

Author: Robert L. Hall
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... 1855-1864 and 1871-1885," Journal of the Afro-American Historical and
Genealogical Society 4 (1) 1983: 23-31. 7. David M. Dean, Defender of the Race:
James Theodore Holly Black Nationalist Bishop (Boston: Lambeth Press, 1979),
6. 8. Randolph Stakeman, "The Black Population of Maine, 1764-1900," The New
England Journal of Black Studies, Number 8 (1989), 31. 9. See J. Clay Smith, Jr.
Emancipation: The Making of the Black Lawyer, 1844-1944 (Philadelphia:
University of ...