The Resource Champion of civil rights : Judge John Minor Wisdom, Joel William Friedman

Champion of civil rights : Judge John Minor Wisdom, Joel William Friedman

Label
Champion of civil rights : Judge John Minor Wisdom
Title
Champion of civil rights
Title remainder
Judge John Minor Wisdom
Statement of responsibility
Joel William Friedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Friedman, Joel Wm.
Index
index present
LC call number
KF373.W516
LC item number
F75 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Southern biography series.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wisdom, John Minor
  • Wisdom, John Minor
  • Wisdom, John Minor
  • United States
  • United States
  • Judges
  • Civil rights
  • Civil rights
  • Judges
  • United States
Label
Champion of civil rights : Judge John Minor Wisdom, Joel William Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A privileged son of the South -- From birth to Bonnie to the branch, 1905-1946 -- At the bar, 1948-1953 -- Battling the bosses : creating a two-party system in Louisiana -- The 1952 convention : victories for Eisenhower and a two-party system in Louisiana -- Assuming the bench : nomination and confirmation -- The Fifth Circuit's emerging intellectual leader, 1957-1966 -- Showdown in Mississippi : standing up for James Meredith and to Ross Barnett -- The first step in desegregating the South : enforcing Brown's mandate in Louisiana -- Implementing Brown throughout the nation -- Internal discord threatens the court -- Honoring the promise of the Fifteenth Amendment : the voting rights cases -- A vigilant steward of fairness -- The civil rights struggles of the 1970s and 1980s : equal opportunity in employment -- The unsuccessful campaign to save the Fifth Circuit -- Honoring the legacy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 401 pages
Isbn
9780807133842
Lccn
2008017155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)221151602
Label
Champion of civil rights : Judge John Minor Wisdom, Joel William Friedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A privileged son of the South -- From birth to Bonnie to the branch, 1905-1946 -- At the bar, 1948-1953 -- Battling the bosses : creating a two-party system in Louisiana -- The 1952 convention : victories for Eisenhower and a two-party system in Louisiana -- Assuming the bench : nomination and confirmation -- The Fifth Circuit's emerging intellectual leader, 1957-1966 -- Showdown in Mississippi : standing up for James Meredith and to Ross Barnett -- The first step in desegregating the South : enforcing Brown's mandate in Louisiana -- Implementing Brown throughout the nation -- Internal discord threatens the court -- Honoring the promise of the Fifteenth Amendment : the voting rights cases -- A vigilant steward of fairness -- The civil rights struggles of the 1970s and 1980s : equal opportunity in employment -- The unsuccessful campaign to save the Fifth Circuit -- Honoring the legacy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 401 pages
Isbn
9780807133842
Lccn
2008017155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)221151602

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