Race and American Law

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Racism in the United States has been written into the country's laws and entrenched in its systems and institutions for centuries, and racism still affects people and communities today. This series offers narrative history and analysis of key aspects and issues of the legal history of racism. Books aim to provide a balanced and, at times, revealing, look at legal and systemic racism in the United States, allowing readers to form their own opinions on the subject. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

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Race and American Law (6 titles)
Citizenship, Race, and the Law
Education, Race, and the Law
Employment, Race, and the Law
Housing, Race, and the Law
Marriage, Race, and the Law
Voting, Race, and the Law
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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
BISACS JNF053140, JNF025170
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2020
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2019-12-15
ISBN 9781532190230, 9781532176081
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Lexile 0
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Sources for further research, and Table of contents

Race and American Law – School Library Connection

Harris’ explanations are clear and allow young readers to easily understand complex subjects. The topic overviews are ideal for history, civics, or classroom libraries. Harris’ texts are perfect for middle schools where value is placed on content that is not overly simplified but also not too difficult to grasp. Recommended.