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Author Harris, Duchess, author.

Title Citizenship, race, and the law / by Duchess Harris, with Kate Conley.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing, [2020]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Morris Area PL YA Fiction NEW - MRBB-3  YA 305.89 HAR    AVAILABLE
Description 112 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Race and American law
Harris, Duchess. Race and American law.
Summary This book takes a look at policies that have hindered people from becoming US citizens and the legal actions people of color have taken to be recognized by the federal government.
Contents Chapter 1. The dream of citizenship -- chapter 2. Citizenship and whiteness -- chapter 3. Excluding the Chinese -- chapter 4. An increase in immigrants -- chapter 5. Eugenics, laws, and war -- chapter 6. An era of reform -- chapter 7. New challenges -- chapter 8. Dreamers, caravans, and the future.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Audience 980L Lexile
Subject Citizenship -- United States -- Young adult literature.
Discrimination in justice administration -- United States -- Young adult literature.
Conflict of laws -- Citizenship -- United States -- Young adult literature.
Race relations -- Young adult literature.
Citizenship. (OCoLC)fst00861909
Conflict of laws -- Citizenship. (OCoLC)fst00874851
Discrimination in justice administration. (OCoLC)fst00895100
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Conley, Kate A., 1977- author.
Essential Library (Firm), publisher.
ISBN 9781532190247

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