Race and the Shaping of Twentieth-Century Atlanta
Fultz, Michael, The Journal of Negro Education
Race and the Shaping of Twentieth-Century Atlanta, by Ronald Bayor. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. 334 pp. $29.95, cloth.
Reviewed by Michael Fultz, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The U.S. Supreme Court should be mandated to read Ronald H. Bayor's Race and the Shaping of Twentieth-Century Atlanta. Why? For a number of reasons, particularly because this book conclusively demonstrates the complete and utter absurdity of the Rehnquist Court's policy mandate in its 1991 Board of Education v. Dowell decision that the "vestiges of segregation" must be considered before determining whether a school desegregation case should be adjudicated. In Board of …
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Publication information: Article title: Race and the Shaping of Twentieth-Century Atlanta. Contributors: Fultz, Michael - Author. Journal title: The Journal of Negro Education. Volume: 66. Issue: 1 Publication date: Winter 1997. Page number: 98+. © Howard University Summer 2008. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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