TITLE

Brown v. Board of Education: 1954

AUTHOR(S)
Christianson, Stephen G.
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Great American Trials;2003, p466
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education in 1954. The appeal was filed by several parents of African-American children of elementary school age in Topeka, Kansas. The court held that segregated schools violate the equal protection clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.
ACCESSION #
39252041

 

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