TITLE

BI Historical Note

AUTHOR(S)
Fields, Cheryl D.
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Black Issues in Higher Education;12/09/99, Vol. 16 Issue 21, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Talks about the history of the United States' (US) system of separate but equal education. US Supreme Court's 1896 ruling in Plessy versus Ferguson; How the court realized that the South's interpretation of its decision in Plessy was unconstitutional; Impact of the signing of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
ACCESSION #
2635641

 

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