Plessy v. Ferguson: Selected full-text books and articles
Shades of Freedom: Racial Politics and Presumptions of the American Legal Process Oxford University Press, 1996
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 9 "The Supreme Court's Legitimization of Racism: Plessy v. Ferguson: A Case Wrongly Decided"
The United States of the United Races: A Utopian History of Racial Mixing New York University Press, 2013
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Plessy vs. Racism"
From Jim Crow to Civil Rights: The Supreme Court and the Struggle for Racial Equality Oxford University Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: Chap. One "The Plessy Era"
Silent Covenants: Brown v. Board of Education and the Unfulfilled Hopes for Racial Reform Oxford University Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "Plessy's Long Shadow"
Albion Tourgee: Remembering Plessy's Lawyer on the 100th Anniversary of Plessy V. Ferguson Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 13, No. 2, Summer 1996
Prophets with Honor: Great Dissents and Great Dissenters in the Supreme Court Knopf, 1974
Librarian’s tip: Chap. II "'Our Constitution Is Color Blind': Plessy v. Ferguson, John Marshall Harlan Dissenting"
Equal Protection and the African American Constitutional Experience: A Documentary History Greenwood Press, 2000PRIMARY SOURCE
Librarian’s tip: "Document 81: Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)" begins on p. 157
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Equal Protection Oryx Press, 1995
Librarian’s tip: "Plessy v. Ferguson" begins on p. 23
The Supreme Court and Social Science University of Illinois Press, 1972
Librarian’s tip: "Plessy v. Ferguson and the Court's Implicit Use of Nineteenth-Century Social Science" begins on p. 29
"A Nation of Minorities": Race, Ethnicity, and Reactionary Colorblindness Stanford Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 4, February 2007
Who Owns the Whip?: Chesnutt, Tourgee, and Reconstruction Justice African American Review, Vol. 36, No. 1, Spring 2002PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICAL
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