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Resistance to public school desegregation [electronic resource] : Little Rock, Arkansas, and beyond / Frances Lisa Baer.

Author/Creator:
Baer, Frances Lisa, 1968-
Publication:
New York : LFB Scholarly Pub., 2008.
Series:
Law and society (New York, N.Y.)
Law and society
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (336 p.)
Subjects:
Discrimination in education -- United States -- History.
School integration -- United States -- History.
Discrimination in education -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History.
School integration -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Preparations for compliance in the "city of roses"
Segregationist Arkansas rear their heads
James Jackson Kilpatrick, Jr., and the "transcendent issue"
The citizens' council turns up the heat
Last ditch attempts at avoidance
Governor Faubus calls out the guard
The Little Rock crisis in the eyes of the world and at home
The "prevailing spirit of defiance"
The moderates awaken : "massive resistance" after Cooper
The forces of moderation reclaim the "city of roses".
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-318) and index.
ISBN:
1-59332-363-8
OCLC:
300291274
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