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Integration or Separation?

A Strategy for Racial Equality

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$38.50 • £30.95 • €34.50

ISBN 9780674456457

Publication Date: 09/01/1999


360 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


[Integration or Separation] is a scholarly and reasoned analysis of the history of race relations, laws regarding the same, and state-of-the-art civil-rights thinking. Its purpose appears to be to influence those who influence others in shaping institutional, political, and legal solutions to civil-rights questions… One hopes that the ideas he has offered up for debate will be given wider circulation.—Angela Dodson, Black Issues Book Reviews

Brooks, a legal scholar who spent much of his career arguing for integration, breaks new ground with this powerful case for ‘limited separation’—an alternative to both integrationist and separatist solutions to American racism… [T]he book is valuable for its thorough review of the state of American race relations today and the inadequacy of current solutions.Choice

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