Ghosts of Jim Crow : ending racism in post-racial America /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Higginbotham, F. Michael
Format: Book
Published: New York : New York University Press, [2013]
Table of Contents:
  • Creating the paradigm: racial hierarchy
  • Constructing racial categories from the nation's founding to the Civil War
  • Maintaining white dominance during Reconstruction
  • Preventing black excellence between Plessy and Brown
  • Sustaining the paradigm: white isolation and black separation and subordination
  • Maintaining racial segregation in schools and neighborhoods from Brown to the 21st century
  • Victimizing blacks in the 21st century
  • Ending the paradigm: building a post-racial America
  • Black empowerment and self-help
  • Integration and equality.