The Resource Blue laws and black codes : conflict, courts, and change in twentieth-century Virginia, Peter Wallenstein

Blue laws and black codes : conflict, courts, and change in twentieth-century Virginia, Peter Wallenstein

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Blue laws and black codes : conflict, courts, and change in twentieth-century Virginia
Title
Blue laws and black codes
Title remainder
conflict, courts, and change in twentieth-century Virginia
Statement of responsibility
Peter Wallenstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wallenstein, Peter
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
KFV2478
LC item number
.W35 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law
  • Civil rights
  • Social change
Label
Blue laws and black codes : conflict, courts, and change in twentieth-century Virginia, Peter Wallenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : amending Virginia, amending America -- The case of the laborer from Louisa: conscripts, convicts, and public roads, 1890s-1920s -- Necessity, charity, and a sabbath: citizens, courts, and Sunday closing laws, 1920s-1980s -- These new and strange beings: race, sex, and the legal profession, 1870s-1970s -- The siege against segregation: Black Virginians and the law of civil rights -- To sit or not to sit: scenes in Richmond from the civil rights movement -- Racial identity and the crime of marriage: the view from twentieth-century Virginia -- Power and policy in an American state: federal courts, political rights, and policy outcomes -- From Harry Byrd to Douglas Wilder: gender, race, and judgeships -- Epilogue : neither blue laws nor black laws
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 270 p.
Isbn
9780813922614
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20030156 95
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)52706481
Label
Blue laws and black codes : conflict, courts, and change in twentieth-century Virginia, Peter Wallenstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : amending Virginia, amending America -- The case of the laborer from Louisa: conscripts, convicts, and public roads, 1890s-1920s -- Necessity, charity, and a sabbath: citizens, courts, and Sunday closing laws, 1920s-1980s -- These new and strange beings: race, sex, and the legal profession, 1870s-1970s -- The siege against segregation: Black Virginians and the law of civil rights -- To sit or not to sit: scenes in Richmond from the civil rights movement -- Racial identity and the crime of marriage: the view from twentieth-century Virginia -- Power and policy in an American state: federal courts, political rights, and policy outcomes -- From Harry Byrd to Douglas Wilder: gender, race, and judgeships -- Epilogue : neither blue laws nor black laws
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 270 p.
Isbn
9780813922614
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20030156 95
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)52706481

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