ERIC Number: ED264337
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka: An Assessment Thirty Years Later. A Series of Lectures and Discussions, Proceedings (Institute, West Virginia, February 10-11 and April 11-13, 1984).
West Virginia State Coll., Institute.
Papers presented at a 1984 lecture series and symposium on the impact of the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka Supreme Court decision case are collected in this report. The papers (and their authors) are: (1) "Legal Aspects of the Brown Decision" (Robert L. Carter); (2) "Desegregation/Integration and the Media: Fallout from the Brown Decision" (Dexter D. Eure, Sr.); (3) "Civil Rights Law and the Brown Decision" (Jack Greenberg); (4) "Desegregation/Integration and the Media: Fallout from the Brown Decision in West Virginia" (W.E. Chilton, III); (5) "The Roots of Separate and Unequal: The Virginia and West Virginia Heritage--17th to 20th Century" (A. Leon Higginbotham); (6) "Educational Trends and U.S. Commitments Since the Brown Decision" (Kenneth Clark); (7) "The Impact of the Brown Decision on Higher Education" (G. Gordon Gee); (8) "Wisdom and Courage Can Often Prevent Horrible Consequences" (Lawrence D. Reddick); (9) "The Impact of Brown v. the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas on West Virginia State College" (William J. Wallace); (10) "Education in the Post-Brown Era" (James S. Coleman); (11) "Before and After Brown: Education Context of Change" (Eleanor Smith); (12) "The Brown Decision and the Civil Rights Movement: An Historical Perspective" (Charles V. Willie); (13) "From Here--Where?" (James Kelly, Jr.,). Appended are (1) a list of acknowledgements; (2) a list of program moderators; (3) a copy of the agenda for the 7-session lecture series and symposium; and (4) a set of biographical sketches of the speakers. (KH)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: West Virginia State Coll., Institute.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Brown v Board of Education