A State-by-State History of Race and Racism in the United States [2 volumes]

by
Patricia Reid-Merritteditor

Patricia Reid-Merritt is Distinguished Professor of Social Work and Africana Studies at Stockton University, in Galloway, New Jersey.

A State-by-State History of Race and Racism in the United States [2 volumes]

20181231

Greenwood

Pages 1120
Topics Race and Ethnicity;American History: Race and Ethnicity;Anti-Miscegenation Laws;Black Codes;Chinese Exclusion Act;Civil Rights Movement;Hispanic/Latinx voters;Immigration;Indian Removal Acts;Japanese-American Internment;Jim Crow;Lynching;Mexican Repatriation Act of 1935;School Segregation and Desegregation

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A State-by-State History of Race and Racism in the United States [2 volumes]

Contributors: Reid-Merritt, Patricia;
Abstract:

Providing chronologies of important events, historical narratives from the first settlement to the present, and biographies of major figures, this work offers readers an unseen look at the history of racism from the perspective of individual states.


• Comprises detailed narratives encompassing the first European contact to the present day of the unique racial history of all 50 states and the District of Columbia

• Provides a chronology of important racial events, achievements, and milestones for the states, plus the District of Columbia

• Offers biographies of individuals who successfully confronted racism in America and removed obstacles to social achievement

• Includes sidebars highlighting interesting events, individuals, and accomplishments relevant to the racial history of particular states

Editor(s): Reid-Merritt, Patricia;
SortTitle: a state-by-state history of race and racism in the united states [2 volumes]
Keyword(s): Race and Ethnicity; American History: Race and Ethnicity; Anti-Miscegenation Laws; Black Codes; Chinese Exclusion Act; Civil Rights Movement; Hispanic/Latinx voters; Immigration; Indian Removal Acts; Japanese-American Internment; Jim Crow; Lynching; Mexican Repatriation Act of 1935; School Segregation and Desegregation
Author Info:
Patricia Reid-Merritteditor

Patricia Reid-Merritt is Distinguished Professor of Social Work and Africana Studies at Stockton University, in Galloway, New Jersey.

eISBN-13: 9781440856013
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440856006
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 1120
Publication Date: 20181231