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The Plessy case : a legal-historical interpretation

In 1896 the U.S. Supreme Court case Plessy v. Ferguson upheld 'equal but separate accommodations for the white and colored races' on all passenger railways within the state of Louisiana. In this account, which has implications for present-day America, Lofgren traces the roots of this landmark case in the post-Civil War South, stressing the constitutional, legal, and intellectual premises that shaped this episode
eBook, English, 1988, ©1987
Oxford University Press, New York, 1988, ©1987
1 online resource (ix, [1] leaf, 269 pages)
9780195363487, 9781280523663, 9780198020929, 9786610523665, 0195363485, 1280523662, 0198020929, 6610523665
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