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Author Walker, Anders.

Title The ghost of Jim Crow : how Southern moderates used Brown v. Board of Education to stall civil rights / Anders Walker
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009


Description 1 online resource (272 pages)
Contents "Means and methods": J.P. Coleman limits Brown in Mississippi -- "Legal means": Luther Hodges limits Brown in North Carolina -- "Lawful and peaceful means": LeRoy Collins limits Brown in Florida -- The processes of law: Collins, Hodges, and Coleman join the federal government
Summary This title is an interpretation of the civil rights movement through the work of Southern moderates whose opposition to integration was far quieter than massive resisters with far-reaching effects
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Brown, Oliver, 1918-1961 -- Trials, litigation, etc
Collins, LeRoy -- Political and social views
Hodges, Luther Hartwell, 1898-1974 -- Political and social views
Brown, Oliver, 1918-1961.
Collins, LeRoy.
Hodges, Luther Hartwell, 1898-1974.
Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education -- Trials, litigation, etc
Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century
Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century
Moderation -- Political aspects -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Civil rights.
Civil rights.
Moderation -- Political aspects.
Political and social views.
Politics and government
Race relations -- Political aspects.
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1951-
Southern States -- Race relations -- Political aspects -- History -- 20th century
Southern States.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Trials, litigation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780195181746