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Sources for the History of Arbitration: A Bibliographical Introduction

Derek Roebuck.

in Arbitration International

September 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 46349 words.

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Harlem Renaissance

Kathleen Thompson.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5156 words.

In the history of art and culture, some periods glow with a light that illuminates all the rest. Whether we talk about the Mauve Decade, Bloomsbury, or Paris in the 1920s, there is a...

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Woodruff, Hale Aspacio (1900 - 1980), Painter, Muralist, Educator, Civil Rights Activist

Lisa E. Rivo.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1927 words.

artist and teacher, was born in Cairo, Illinois, the only child of Augusta (Bell) Woodruff, a domestic worker, and George Woodruff, who died when his son was quite young. After his...

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Jerusalem

Ruth Lapidoth.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 8506 words.

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Left, The

Robin D. Kelley.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5727 words.

In much of the history and historiography of the American Left, African American women have largely been invisible, lost in the cracks somewhere between the “Negro question” and the...

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Educators, Early

Eva Semien Baham.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5967 words.

The historic intellectual tapestry of African American women's education has been woven with high academic standards, unquestioned faith in God, warm compassion, uncompromising morality,...

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New York City

Martha Jane Nadell.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 4006 words.

On the night of 15 August 1900, New York City's Tenderloin district, in mid-Manhattan on the West Side, witnessed the outbreak of the first of a number of race riots that would punctuate...

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Supreme Court

Paul Finkelman.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 15191 words.

Since 1895 the relationship of the U.S. Supreme Court to African Americans has dramatically evolved. In 1896 the Court anointed segregation in its decision in Plessy v. Ferguson. In the...

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