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Author McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017.
Title To establish justice : citizenship and Constitution / Patricia McKissack, Arlene Zarembka.
Pub Info New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2004.
book jacket
 Chilmark Juv Collection  J 342.73 MCK     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Descript 154 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Accelerated Reader UG 11.1 9 9 81196
"Published simultaneously in Canada by Random House of Canada Limited, Toronto"--T.p. verso.
Summary America was founded on the idea of liberty for all. But it has not always achieved that ideal. To Establish Justice is an honest and powerful examination of the Supreme Court's role in legalizing-or negating-civil rights for various groups. From the struggles of Native Americans at the country's birth to the African American civil rights movement of the 1960s, from the vote for women to the internment of the Japanese during World War II, To Establish Justice shows how the Supreme Court has paved the way for both justice and discrimination, and how this important arm of our government has impacted all of our lives.
Subject Discrimination -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Discrimination -- Law and legislation.
Anti-discrimination law.
Add Author Zarembka, Arlene.
ISBN 0679893083 (trade)
0679993088 (library binding)
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