Plessy v. Ferguson : segregation and the separate but equal policy
(eBook)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published:
Minneapolis, MN : ABDO Publishing Company, [2013].
Format:
eBook
Physical Desc:
1 online resource (160 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Lexile measure:
1200L
Rating:
6-12.
Status:
MackinVIA
Description
The US Supreme Court is the head of the judicial branch of the federal government. It is the highest court in the land, with thousands of cases appealed to it every year. One of those history-making cases was Plessy v. Ferguson, which decided the constitutionality of "separate but equal" policies in 1896. Readers will follow this case from beginning to end, including the social and political climates that led up to it and the effects it had after the court made its ruling. Major players and key events are discussed, including Homer Plessy and the Citizens' Committee, and their fight against Louisiana's separate train cars law. Compelling chapters and informative sidebars also introduce Dred Scott v. Stanford, the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln, slavery, the Emancipation Proclamation, the Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth amendments, Reconstruction, the Freedman's Bureau, Jim Crow laws, Booker T. Washington, W.E.B. DuBois, the NAACP, and Brown v. Board of Education. Plessy v. Ferguson addressed segregation and racism. This landmark Supreme Court case changed the course of US history and shaped the country we live in. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781614789673, 1614789673
Lexile measure:
1200
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Cates, D. (2013). Plessy v. Ferguson: segregation and the separate but equal policy. Minneapolis, MN: ABDO Publishing Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cates, David, 1963-. 2013. Plessy V. Ferguson: Segregation and the Separate but Equal Policy. Minneapolis, MN: ABDO Publishing Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cates, David, 1963-, Plessy V. Ferguson: Segregation and the Separate but Equal Policy. Minneapolis, MN: ABDO Publishing Company, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cates, David. Plessy V. Ferguson: Segregation and the Separate but Equal Policy. Minneapolis, MN: ABDO Publishing Company, 2013. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
060c2a3e-e7e3-90f8-0230-1f2641ce864d
Go To GroupedWork
Last File Modification TimeDec 21, 2018 11:35:18 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeAug 02, 2019 11:19:03 PM

MARC Record

LEADER01885nam a2200481 i 4500
001MLM03125779
003MnBnMLM
00520130510101133.9
006m    jo  d        
007cr mnu---unuuu
008130312s2013    mnua   jsb    001 0 eng d
020 |a 9781614789673
020 |a 1614789673
040 |a MnBnMLM|b eng|c MnBnMLM|e rda|d MnBnMLM
043 |a n-us-la|a n-us---
05004|a KF223.P56|b C38 2013
08204|a 342.7308/73|2 23
092 |a 342.73 Cat
1001 |a Cates, David,|d 1963-|e author.
24510|a Plessy v. Ferguson :|b segregation and the separate but equal policy /|c by David Cates ; content consultant, Margalynne Armstrong.
2463 |a Plessy vs. Ferguson
2463 |a Plessy versus Ferguson
264 1|a Minneapolis, MN :|b ABDO Publishing Company,|c [2013]
300 |a 1 online resource (160 pages) :|b illustrations (some color).
336 |a text|2 rdacontent
337 |a computer|2 rdamedia
338 |a online resource|2 rdacarrier
4901 |a Landmark Supreme Court cases
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (pages 146-153) and index.
5103 |a School Library Journal,|b 1/2013
520 |a Explores the history and impact on the American judicial system of the Supreme Court case Plessy v. Ferguson.
5212 |a 6-12.
5218 |a 1200|b Lexile.
538 |a Mode of access: World Wide Web.
588 |a Description based on book record.
590 |a eBook.
590 |a MackinVIA eBook.
60010|a Plessy, Homer Adolph|x Trials, litigation, etc.
650 0|a Segregation in transportation|x Law and legislation|z Louisiana|x History|y 19th century.
655 0|a Electronic books.
830 0|a Landmark Supreme Court cases (ABDO Publishing Company)
85640|y Click here to open|u http://NASHVILLE.mackinvia.com/3125779
94910|b MK10155414|c 342.73 Cat|h 62242|l YNF|m EBOOK|p 26.95