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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

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9780761425861

Pages

144 pages

Genre

nonfiction

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Nonfiction

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

Topic

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

Main Character

none

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Family Formation

none

LGBTQ+

none

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

Diversity Impact

direct

Loving vs. Virginia: Lifting the Ban Against Interracial Marriage

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