internetboekhandel.nl
buttons Home pagina Kassa pagina, Winkelwagentje Contact info Email ons
leeg Home pagina Kassa pagina, Winkelwagentje Contact info Email ons Home pagina Gogh
Gogh
Gogh Home pagina Home pagina Kassa pagina, Winkelwagentje Contact info Email ons Besteller 60
 
Nederlands Buitenlands   Alles  Titel  Auteur  ISBN        
Recht
Recht algemeen
Newbeck, Phyl Virginia Hasn`t Always Been for Lovers
Levertijd: 5 tot 11 werkdagen


Newbeck, Phyl

Virginia Hasn`t Always Been for Lovers

Interracial Marriage Bans and the Case of Richard and Mildred Loving

€ 25.24

Explores the history of the laws banning interracial marriage in the United States, discussing how they came about, how they were perpetuated, and how they were struck down, with an emphasis on the case of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple convicted for the crime of marrying across racial lines by the state of Virginia in the late 1950s


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
List of Illustrations ix
Preface xi
Acknowledgments xiii
Introduction 1
Part One: Mildred Jeter and Richard Loving
1. I Do
9
2. The Passing Capital of America
17
Part Two: The Rise and Fall of Antimiscegenation Statutes in the United States
3. Making Sense of Senseless Laws
25
4. How It All Began
37
5. The Prosecutions Continue
55
6. Taking Away the Children and the Money
64
7. The West Leads the Way
75
8. The Organizations Challenge, and the Challenges Become Organized
89
9. The Sad Case of Ruby and Ham
103
10. Connie and Dewey Share a Room
117
Part Three: Loving v. Virginia
11. Richard and Mildred Want to Go Home
135
12. On to the Supreme Court
147
13. The Amicus Briefs
161
14. Virginia and North Carolina Defend the Indefensible
169
15. May It Please the Court
173
16. The Supreme Court Speaks
186
Part Four: The Aftermath
17. Not All States Listen
193
18. `A Big Interracial Display of Their Romance`
197
19. The Feds Finally Step In
206
20. Happily Ever After
214
Appendix A: Virginia`s Racial Integrity Statute 223
Appendix B: Florida`s Antimiscegenation Laws 225
Appendix C: Miscegenation Statutes, by State 227
Notes 233
Bibliography 275
Index 291
Extra informatie: 
Paperback / softback
299 pagina's
Januari 2008
460 gram
229 x 152 x 19 mm
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIV PR us

Levertijd: 5 tot 11 werkdagen