"This edited collection focuses on the philosophical ideas, constructive engagement, and lasting contributions of Charles H. Houston, a legal scholar activist who played an important role in the civil rights movement"--Provided by publisher.
Machine generated contents note: Chapter 1: Charles Hamilton Houston: An Efficacious Reflexive Analysis James L. Conyers, Jr. Part I. Philosophical Foundations Chapter 2: In Defense of Voluntary Desegregation: All Things Are Not Equal Derek W. Black Chapter 3: "A Lawyer is either a social engineer or a parasite to society" John Brittain Chapter 4: What the Right Learned from Charles Houston That the Left Did Not Lewis R. Gordon Part II. Constructive Engagement Chapter 5: The Historical Legacy of the Nadir and Houstonian Jurisprudence in the Origins of the Modern Civil Rights Movement Katherine Bankole Medina Chapter 6: Charles Hamilton Houston and Post-New Negro Movement Authority: The Socio-Literary History of a Legal Warrior Christel N. Temple Part III. Enduring Contributions Chapter 7: Charles Hamilton Houston and the Struggle Against Lynching in the United States, 1930-1939 Julius E. Thompson Chapter 8: African American Voices Should Speak Loudly and Proudly to Protect Undocumented Immigrants from Fundamentally Unfair Discrimination L. Darnell Weeden Chapter 9: Charles Hamilton Houston and the Development of the NAACP's Legal Assault on Jim Crow: The Texas White Primary as a Case Study Cary D. Wintz Chapter 10: Neo-Houstonian Studies: The Nation of Islam, Edward W. Jacko, Jr. and the Struggle for Afro-Muslim Civil Liberties Malachi Crawford.