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Title Brown v. Board of Education : its impact on public education, 1954-2004 / introduction by Juan Williams ; edited by Dara N. Byrne.

Imprint Brooklyn, N.Y. : Word For Word Pub. Co. ; New York : Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    344.7307 BRO    Available
Description 335 p. ; 23 cm.
Series African-American studies
Note "Funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation"--T.p. verso.
Cover photograph: "The trouble we all live with" by Norman Rockwell.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The ruling that changed America / Juan Williams -- I: Its impact on law -- 1. Crumbs from the table of plenty: Brown and the ongoing struggle from educational equity in American schools / Gloria J. Browne-Marshall -- 2. Implications of the 1993 Brown III case on Topeka public schools / Judith Lynne McConnell, Blythe Hinitz & Gloria A. Dye -- 3. South Carolina: winning the battle over De Jure segregation, losing the war over De Facto segregation / Jackie R. Booker -- 4. Brown and gender discrimination / Elizabeth Davenport -- The jurisprudential impact of Brown v. Board of education / Kevin H. Smith -- II: Its impact on historically black colleges and universities -- 6. Trapped in the back of the bus: black colleges, the courts and desegregation rulings / Saran Donahoo & Denise O. Green -- 7. An examination of the struggle for equity in higher education: litigation in the Ayers v. Fordice case in Mississippi / Andrew Ann Dinkins Lee -- 8. The impact of Brown v. Board of education on black colleges: the tragedy of a dream deferred / Amiri Yasin Al-Hadid -- 9. The impact of the Brown decision on public HBCUs / Mickey L. Burnim -- 10. The Brown decision in local context: race and public education in Norfolk, Virginia / Jeffrey Lynn Littlejohn -- 11. Leveling the playing field: the challenge of preparing globally competent African-American college graduates / Roberta J. Wilburn.
Subject Brown, Oliver, 1918- -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Segregation in education -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History.
Discrimination in education -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Added Author Williams, Juan.
Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund.
Byrne, Dara.
ISBN 1889732435 (pbk.)

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