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BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION: A Civil Rights Milestone and Its Troubled Legacy

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A prize-winning historian (Grand Expectations, not reviewed) revisits the 1954 school-desegregation decision and traces its effects on American social history.Patterson (History/Brown Univ.) argues convincingly that race remains at the center of many of America's social problems and that "[t]he complicated issues that Brown tried to resolve in 1954 still torment Americans half a century later ... Read full review

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