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The Resource The civil rights era : origins and development of national policy, 1960-1972, Hugh Davis Graham

The civil rights era : origins and development of national policy, 1960-1972, Hugh Davis Graham

Label
The civil rights era : origins and development of national policy, 1960-1972
Title
The civil rights era
Title remainder
origins and development of national policy, 1960-1972
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Davis Graham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive history of the Civil rights era on the level of the Federal Government
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graham, Hugh Davis
Dewey number
323.1/73
Index
index present
LC call number
JC599.U5
LC item number
G685 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights
  • Affirmative action programs
  • United States
  • Programmes d'action positive
  • Droits de l'homme
  • États-Unis
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Civil rights
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • Grondrechten
  • Overheidsbeleid
  • Bürgerrecht
  • USA
  • Droits de l'homme - États-Unis - Histoire - 20e siècle
  • Programmes d'action positive - Politique gouvernementale - États-Unis - Histoire - 20e siècle
  • Bürgerrecht
  • États-Unis - Politique et gouvernement - 1945-1989
  • USA
Label
The civil rights era : origins and development of national policy, 1960-1972, Hugh Davis Graham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 482-569)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1: Kennedy -- Kennedy, Johnson and the presidency in civil rights -- Lyndon Johnson, Robert Kennedy, and the politics of enforcement -- The Civil Rights Bill of 1963 -- The storm over racial quotas -- pt. 2: Johnson -- The Civil Rights Act of 1964 -- From the Civil Rights Act to the Voting Rights Act: the Johnson White House at flood tide, 1964-1965 -- The troubled search for civil rights enforcement: launching the EEOC, 1965-1966 -- The EEOC and the politics of gender -- From equal treatment to equal results: transforming civil rights strategy -- From ghetto riots to open housing, 1966-1968 -- From Johnson to Nixon: the irony of the Philadelphia Plan -- pt. 3: Nixon -- Richard Nixon and civil rights policy: "no master spirit, no determined road" -- The Philadelphia Plan redux -- Nixon, Congress, and voting rights -- The "color-blind" Constitution and the federal courts -- Women, the Nixon administration, and the Equal Rights Amendment -- Race, sex, and civil rights enforcement: culmination 1972 -- Conclusions -- Essays on sources -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocm20012496
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 578 pages
Isbn
9780195045314
Lccn
89016142
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20012496
  • (OCoLC)20012496
Label
The civil rights era : origins and development of national policy, 1960-1972, Hugh Davis Graham
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 482-569)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1: Kennedy -- Kennedy, Johnson and the presidency in civil rights -- Lyndon Johnson, Robert Kennedy, and the politics of enforcement -- The Civil Rights Bill of 1963 -- The storm over racial quotas -- pt. 2: Johnson -- The Civil Rights Act of 1964 -- From the Civil Rights Act to the Voting Rights Act: the Johnson White House at flood tide, 1964-1965 -- The troubled search for civil rights enforcement: launching the EEOC, 1965-1966 -- The EEOC and the politics of gender -- From equal treatment to equal results: transforming civil rights strategy -- From ghetto riots to open housing, 1966-1968 -- From Johnson to Nixon: the irony of the Philadelphia Plan -- pt. 3: Nixon -- Richard Nixon and civil rights policy: "no master spirit, no determined road" -- The Philadelphia Plan redux -- Nixon, Congress, and voting rights -- The "color-blind" Constitution and the federal courts -- Women, the Nixon administration, and the Equal Rights Amendment -- Race, sex, and civil rights enforcement: culmination 1972 -- Conclusions -- Essays on sources -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocm20012496
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 578 pages
Isbn
9780195045314
Lccn
89016142
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20012496
  • (OCoLC)20012496

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