Brown v. Board of Education: A Brief History with Documents

Title: Brown v. Board of Education: A Brief History with Documents
ISBN13: 9780312111526
Release Date: April 15th 1998
Published by: Bedford/St. Martin's
Pages: 253

This book addresses the origins, development, meanings, and consequences of the 1954 Supreme Court decision to end Jim Crow segregation. Using legal documents to frame the debates surrounding the case, Waldo Martin presents Brown v. Board of Education as an event, a symbol, and a key marker in the black liberation struggle.