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Loving vs. Virginia: Lifting the Ban Against Interracial Marriage

Title

Loving vs. Virginia: Lifting the Ban Against Interracial Marriage

Publisher

Marshall Cavendish Benchmark

Pages

144 pages

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9780761425861

Genre

nonfiction

Topic

Racial Diversity; Interracial; Race discrimination; two races; interracial marriage; racism

Annotation

Describes the case of Loving v. Virginia including each side's claims, the outcome, and excerpts from the Supreme Court justices' decisions.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

none

Main Character

none

Diversity Impact

direct

LGBTQ+

none

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Awards

Middle and Junior High Schoool Library Catalog, Ninth Edition Supplement 2008, 2008; Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2009

Keywords

trials; litigation; arrest; legal case; Supreme Court; Virginia; rights

Item Type

Nonfiction

Format

chapter book

Loving vs. Virginia: Lifting the Ban Against Interracial Marriage

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