On Democracy S Doorstep

Author: J. Douglas Smith
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0809074230
Size: 13.42 MB
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The author of Managing White Supremacy shares the inside story of the Supreme Court rulings abolishing malapportionment, citing the crucial roles of Chief Justice Earl Warren and key lawyers, activists and Justice Department officials in ...

Managing White Supremacy

Author: J. Douglas Smith
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807862266
Size: 75.17 MB
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Tracing the erosion of white elite paternalism in Jim Crow Virginia, Douglas Smith reveals a surprising fluidity in southern racial politics in the decades between World War I and the Supreme Court's 1954 Brown v.

Keep On Keeping On

Author: Brian J. Daugherity
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 0813938902
Size: 51.33 MB
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Blending social, legal, southern, and African American history, this book sheds new light on the civil rights movement and white resistance to civil rights in Virginia and the South.

Dark Money

Author: Jane Mayer
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0385535600
Size: 59.86 MB
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Dark Money is an essential book for anyone who cares about the future of American democracy. National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist LA Times Book Prize Finalist PEN/Jean Stein Book Award Finalist Shortlisted for the Lukas Prize

Priests Of Our Democracy

Author: Marjorie Heins
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814790518
Size: 79.58 MB
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In compelling terms, this book shows why the issue should matter to every American.

World War 2 On The Web

Author: J. Douglas Smith
Publisher: Sr Books
ISBN:
Size: 36.98 MB
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A guide to World War II sites on the Web offers reviews of the top 100 sites organized by topic; a rating of the sites' content, aesthetics, and navigation; and a listing of more than 140 additional recommended sites.

Supreme Conflict

Author: Jan Crawford Greenburg
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 110120205X
Size: 26.54 MB
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From the series of Republican nominations that proved deeply frustrating to conservatives to the decades of bruising battles that led to the rise of Justices Roberts and Alito, this is the authoritative story of the conservative effort to ...

Poor Justice

Author: Vicki Lens
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199355452
Size: 21.48 MB
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Drawing from court room observations, court decisions, and other material, this book spans the street level justice of administrative hearings and lower courts (where people plead for welfare benefits or for a child not to be taken away), ...