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AP Government Wilson Chapter 6 Civil Rights
affirmative action
alien
Brown v. Board of Education
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Programs attempting to compensate for past discrimination by…
Any person who is not a U.S. citizen.
A Supreme Court decision in 1954 which overruled the doctrine…
A federal law banning discrimination in public accommodations…
affirmative action
Programs attempting to compensate for past discrimination by…
alien
Any person who is not a U.S. citizen.
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AP Government - Chapter 6: Civil Rights
affirmative action
Black Codes
Brown v. Board of Education
civil rights
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
Laws denying most legal rights to... newly freed slaves; passed…
U.S. Supreme Court decision... holding that school segregation... i…
The government-protected rights... of individuals against arbitr…
affirmative action
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
Black Codes
Laws denying most legal rights to... newly freed slaves; passed…
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AP Government Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Civil rights
Suspect classifications
Strict Scrutiny
Separate but equal doctrine
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A supreme court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
the doctrine established in Plessy Vs Ferguson (1896) that Af…
Civil rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Suspect classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
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AP Government Chapter 6: Civil Rights
Suspect Classifications
Strict Scrutiny
Semi-strict Scrutiny
Reasonableness Standard
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
a Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
the second level of deciding issues using judicial review. Th…
when the government treats some classes of people differently…
Suspect Classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
Strict Scrutiny
a Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
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AP Government Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Separate but equal Doctrine
Suspect Classification
Strict Scrutiny
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
the doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson that African A…
classifications of people based on their race or ethnicity; l…
the standard by which "suspect classification" is judged. To…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Separate but equal Doctrine
the doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson that African A…
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AP Government Chapter 6 Civil Rights
affirmative action
civil rights act of 1964
civil rights act of 1968
de facto segregation
A policy designed to redress past discrimination against wome…
A federal law that authorized federal action against segregat…
A federal law that prohibited discrimination in public housing
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
affirmative action
A policy designed to redress past discrimination against wome…
civil rights act of 1964
A federal law that authorized federal action against segregat…
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AP US Government Chapter 6: Civil Rights
Affirmative Action
black codes
brown v. board of education
civil rights
A policy designed to redress past discrimination against wome…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
Affirmative Action
A policy designed to redress past discrimination against wome…
black codes
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
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AP American Government Chapter 6: Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Separate-but-Equal Doctrine
Suspect Classification
Strict Scrutiny
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
Classifications of people based on their race or ethnicity; l…
The standard by which "suspect classifications" are judged. T…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Separate-but-Equal Doctrine
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
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AP Government Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Civil rights
Thirteenth Amendment
Black Codes
Fourteenth Amendment
The government protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
On of the three Civil War Amendments; specifically bans slave…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
One of the three Civil War Amendments; guarantees equal prote…
Civil rights
The government protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
Thirteenth Amendment
On of the three Civil War Amendments; specifically bans slave…
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AP Government and Politics: Chapter 6 - Civil Rights
INTRO
During this point in american history…
CIVIL RiGHTS
VOCABULARY: Cvil Rights
...
treatment of people differently vs. unreasonably
...
the rights of the people to be treated without unreasonable o…
INTRO
...
During this point in american history…
treatment of people differently vs. unreasonably
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AP Government - Chapter 6: Civil Rights
civil rights
Defacto discrimination
Dred Scott v Sandford
de jure discrimination
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
Discrimination that results from something other than officia…
1857) a slave whose courtcase led to a U.S. Supreme Court rul…
Racial segregation that is a direct result of law or official…
civil rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
Defacto discrimination
Discrimination that results from something other than officia…
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AP Government Chapter 6: Civil Rights
AARP
Bakke v. california
Brown v. board of education of topeka
Civil rights act of 1964
...
...
separate but equal is unconstitutional
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers i…
AARP
...
Bakke v. california
...
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Ap government chapter 6 civil rights vocab
Civil Rights
Suspect classifications
Strict scrutiny
Separate-but-equal doctrine
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A supreme court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson that African A…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Suspect classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
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AP Government Chapter 6 - Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Suspect Classification
Black Codes
Poll Taxes
citizenship rights guaranteed to the people and protected by…
Classification, such as race*, for which and discriminatory l…
A series of laws in the post civil war south designed to rest…
Taxes levied as a qualification to vote
Civil Rights
citizenship rights guaranteed to the people and protected by…
Suspect Classification
Classification, such as race*, for which and discriminatory l…
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AP Government Chapter 6 Civil Rights Laws
Civil Rights Act of 1957
Civil Rights Act of 1960
Voting Rights Act of 1965
Civil Rights Act of 1968
All Americans can vote
Federal inspection of voter registration polls
No racial discrimination in voting
Equal housing regardless of race
Civil Rights Act of 1957
All Americans can vote
Civil Rights Act of 1960
Federal inspection of voter registration polls
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AP Government Wilson Chapter 6 Civil Rights
affirmative action
alien
Brown v. Board of Education
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Programs attempting to compensate for past discrimination by…
Any person who is not a U.S. citizen.
A Supreme Court decision in 1954 which overruled the doctrine…
A federal law banning discrimination in public accommodations…
affirmative action
Programs attempting to compensate for past discrimination by…
alien
Any person who is not a U.S. citizen.
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AP US Government Chapter 6: Civil Rights
Affirmative Action
civil rights act of 1964
de facto discrimination
de jure discrimination
A policy designed to redress past discrimination against wome…
1964; banned discrimination in public acomodations, prohibite…
Discrimination on the basis of race, sex, religion, ethnicity…
Racial segregation that is a direct result of law or official…
Affirmative Action
A policy designed to redress past discrimination against wome…
civil rights act of 1964
1964; banned discrimination in public acomodations, prohibite…
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AP Government and Politics Chapter 6: Civil Rights
Roe v Wade
Regent of the University of California…
Plessy v. Ferguson
Brown v. Board of Education
State laws prohibiting abortion were constitutional.
In a confused set of rival opinions, the decisive vote was ca…
Upheld separate but equal facilities for white and black peop…
Said Separate public schools are inherently unequal, thus sta…
Roe v Wade
State laws prohibiting abortion were constitutional.
Regent of the University of California…
In a confused set of rival opinions, the decisive vote was ca…
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AP Government Chapter 6 (Civil Rights) Vocab and Cases
Civil Rights
Suspect Classification
Separate but equal doctrine
De jure segregation
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people based on their race or ethnicity; l…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson that African A…
Racial segregation that is required by law
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Suspect Classification
Classifications of people based on their race or ethnicity; l…
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AP US Government and Politics Chapter 6- Civil Rights
Civil rights
Thirteenth Amendment
Black codes
Fourteenth Amendment
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
One of the three Civil war Amendments; specifically bans slav…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
One of the three Civil War Amendments; guarantees equal prote…
Civil rights
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
Thirteenth Amendment
One of the three Civil war Amendments; specifically bans slav…
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AP Government Chapter 5 Civil Liberties/ Chapter 6 Civil Rights
civil liberties
civil rights
Bill of Rights
9th amendment
personal guarantees and freedoms that federal government cann…
gov. protected rights of individual against arbitrary or disc…
first 10 amendments of U.S. constitution which guarantees spe…
special list does not mean that others do not exist
civil liberties
personal guarantees and freedoms that federal government cann…
civil rights
gov. protected rights of individual against arbitrary or disc…
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AP Government Chapter 5 Civil Liberties/ Chapter 6 Civil Rights
civil liberties
civil rights
Bill of Rights
9th amendment
personal guarantees and freedoms that federal government cann…
gov. protected rights of individual against arbitrary or disc…
first 10 amendments of U.S. constitution which guarantees spe…
special list does not mean that others do not exist
civil liberties
personal guarantees and freedoms that federal government cann…
civil rights
gov. protected rights of individual against arbitrary or disc…
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AP US Government Terms Chapter 6 - Civil Rights
Affirmative Action
ADA (1991)
Brandeis Brief
Civil Rights Act 1964
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
These regulations adopted revised, enforceable accessibility…
A pioneering legal brief that was the first in United States…
Wide-ranging legislation passed by Congress to outlaw segrega…
Affirmative Action
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
ADA (1991)
These regulations adopted revised, enforceable accessibility…
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AP US Government And Politics Chapter 6: Civil Rights Vocab.
affirmative action
aliens
Bakke
Brown v. Board of Education
Designing remedies for overcoming racism... and sexism by taking…
Any persons who are not U.S. citizens
A Supreme Court ruling stating that a college may not use an…
A Supreme Court decision declaring... segregated schools inheren…
affirmative action
Designing remedies for overcoming racism... and sexism by taking…
aliens
Any persons who are not U.S. citizens
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AP Government Chapter 5 Civil Liberties/ Chapter 6 Civil Rights
civil liberties
civil rights
Bill of Rights
9th amendment
personal guarantees and freedoms that federal government cann…
gov. protected rights of individual against arbitrary or disc…
first 10 amendments of U.S. constitution which guarantees spe…
special list does not mean that others do not exist
civil liberties
personal guarantees and freedoms that federal government cann…
civil rights
gov. protected rights of individual against arbitrary or disc…
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AP Government Chapter 6 Civil Rights Vocab and Supreme Court Cases
Civil Rights
suspect classifications
Strict Scrunity
Separate-but-equal doctorine
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
suspect classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
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AP Government Chapter 6 Key Terms (Civil Rights)
Affirmative Action
Aliens
Brown vs. Board of Education
Buffer Zone
Designing remedies for overcoming racism and sexism by taking…
Any persons who are not U.S. Citizens
A Supreme Court decision declaring segregated schools inheren…
Device used, and upheld by the Supreme Court, to address conc…
Affirmative Action
Designing remedies for overcoming racism and sexism by taking…
Aliens
Any persons who are not U.S. Citizens
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AP US Government Vocab - Chapter 6 - Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Suspect Classifications
Strict Scrutiny
Separate-but-Equal Doctorine
The rights of the people to be treated without unreasonable o…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
Civil Rights
The rights of the people to be treated without unreasonable o…
Suspect Classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
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AP U.S. Government & Politics - Chapter 6 - Civil Rights
jus soli
jus sanguinis
dual citizenship
naturalization
Literally meaning "right of soil," confers citizenship by pla…
A social policy by which citizenship is not determined by pla…
Citizenship in more than one nation.
A legal action conferring citizenship on an alien. Once natur…
jus soli
Literally meaning "right of soil," confers citizenship by pla…
jus sanguinis
A social policy by which citizenship is not determined by pla…
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AP Gov Chapter 6--Civil Rights
civil rights
suspect classifications
strict scrutiny
separate-but-equal doctrine
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
a Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
the doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
civil rights
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
suspect classifications
classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
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Chapter 6 AP Gov Terms (Civil Rights)
civil rights
suspect classifications
strict scrutiny
separate-but-equal doctrine
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
civil rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
suspect classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
AP Government Civil Rights
Civil Rights
14th Amendment
Equal Protection of the laws
Scott vs. Sanford
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are citizens & are…
a standard of equal treatment that must be observed by the go…
1857 supreme court case ruling that a slave that has escaped…
Civil Rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
14th Amendment
Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are citizens & are…
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ap gov chapter 6: civil rights
civil disobedience
police powers
equality of results
equality of opportunity
opposing a law one considers unjust by peacefully disobeying…
state power to effect laws promoting health, safety, and morals
making certain that people achieve the same result
giving people an equal chance to succeed
civil disobedience
opposing a law one considers unjust by peacefully disobeying…
police powers
state power to effect laws promoting health, safety, and morals
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AP Gov Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Affirmative Action
Americans with Disabilities Act 1991
Brandeis brief
Civil rights
a policy designed to give special attention to, or compensato…
required employers, schools and public buildings to reasonabl…
friend of the court's opinion offered by Louis Brandeis, in s…
application of equal protection under law of individuals
Affirmative Action
a policy designed to give special attention to, or compensato…
Americans with Disabilities Act 1991
required employers, schools and public buildings to reasonabl…
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Chapter #6: Civil Rights - AP Government and Politics
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Jim Crow Laws
the 1865 Amendment abolishing and continually prohibiting sla…
an amendment to the U. S. Constitution passes in 1868 that ma…
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution stating that citizens c…
institutionalized segregation in the South
13th Amendment
the 1865 Amendment abolishing and continually prohibiting sla…
14th Amendment
an amendment to the U. S. Constitution passes in 1868 that ma…
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AP Gov: Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Suspect Classifications
Strict Scrutiny
Separate-but-equal doctrine
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race and ethn…
A Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Suspect Classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race and ethn…
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AP Gov Chapter 6 - Civil Rights
Wall of Separation
Free Exercise Clause
Due process clause
Lemon test
term for the separation of church and state, coined by Thomas…
the First Amendment guarantee that citizens may freely engage…
Part of the 14th amendment which guarantees that no state den…
The three-part test for Establishment Clause cases that a law…
Wall of Separation
term for the separation of church and state, coined by Thomas…
Free Exercise Clause
the First Amendment guarantee that citizens may freely engage…
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AP Government - Civil Rights
Due Process of Law
De Facto Segregation
De Jure Segregation
Civil Disobedience
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
Racial segregation that is required by law.
Opposing a law one considers unjust by peacefully disobeying…
Due Process of Law
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
De Facto Segregation
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
12 terms
AP Gov Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Suspect Classifications
Strict Scrutiny
Separate-but-equal Doctrine
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Suspect Classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
27 terms
AP Gov Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Affirmative action
aliens
Bakke
Brown vs The Board of Education
Designing remedies for overcoming racism and sexism by taking…
Any persons who are not U.S citizens .
A supreme court ruling stating that college may not use an ex…
A Supreme Court decision declaring segregated schools inheren…
Affirmative action
Designing remedies for overcoming racism and sexism by taking…
aliens
Any persons who are not U.S citizens .
36 terms
AP GOV CHAPTER 6 CIVIL RIGHTS
civil rights
suspect classifications
strict scrutiny
separate-but-equal doctrine
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
a supreme court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
the doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that af…
civil rights
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
suspect classifications
classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
23 terms
Chapter 6-Civil Rights (AP Gov)
Civil Rights
13th Amendment
Black Codes
14th Amendment
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
One of the three Civil War amendments; specifically bans slav…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
One of the three Civil War amendments; guarantees equal prote…
Civil Rights
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
13th Amendment
One of the three Civil War amendments; specifically bans slav…
82 terms
AP Gov Chapter 6 - Civil Rights
Wall of Separation
Free Exercise Clause
Due process clause
Lemon test
term for the separation of church and state, coined by Thomas…
the First Amendment guarantee that citizens may freely engage…
Part of the 14th amendment which guarantees that no state den…
The three-part test for Establishment Clause cases that a law…
Wall of Separation
term for the separation of church and state, coined by Thomas…
Free Exercise Clause
the First Amendment guarantee that citizens may freely engage…
36 terms
AP Gov't Chapter 6 Civil Rights
AARP
Bakke v California
Brown v Board of Education of Topeka
Civil rights act of 1964
American Association of Retired Persons; Nationwide organizat…
(1978) Ruled that a university's use of racial "quotas" in it…
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
1964; banned discrimination in public acomodations, prohibite…
AARP
American Association of Retired Persons; Nationwide organizat…
Bakke v California
(1978) Ruled that a university's use of racial "quotas" in it…
28 terms
AP Gov- Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Jim Crow
NAACP
Brown vs. Board of Education
De jure segregation
The term for laws forcing second-class status on blacks
A black interest group active primarily in the courts
A supreme court decision declaring segregated schools inheren…
Segregation created by law
Jim Crow
The term for laws forcing second-class status on blacks
NAACP
A black interest group active primarily in the courts
25 terms
AP Government: Chapter 5 (Civil Rights)
Civil rights
14th Amendment
Equal Protection of the Laws
Scott v. Sandford
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary governm…
"No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge t…
Part of the 14th Amendment that emphasizes that laws must pro…
1857 decision that a slave who escapes to a free state enjoys…
Civil rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary governm…
14th Amendment
"No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge t…
24 terms
AP Gov - Chapter 6 Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Thirteenth Amendment
Black Codes
Fourteenth Amendment
the government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
One of the three Civil War Amendments; specifically bans slav…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
One of the three Civil War Amendments; guarantees equal prote…
Civil Rights
the government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
Thirteenth Amendment
One of the three Civil War Amendments; specifically bans slav…
12 terms
American Government (10e) Chapter 6, Civil Rights Vocabulary
civil rights
suspect classifications
strict scrutiny
separate-but-equal doctrine
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
civil rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
suspect classifications
classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
58 terms
AP Gov Chapter 6 Civil Rights
What did Thomas Jefferson declare
What did the U.S. political culture in…
U.S. political culture does NOT suppor…
What word does neither the Constitutio…
all men are created equal
a belief in political equality, legal equality, and equality…
economic equality
equality
What did Thomas Jefferson declare
all men are created equal
What did the U.S. political culture in…
a belief in political equality, legal equality, and equality…
45 terms
Z AP Gov: Chapter 6- Civil Rights
civil rights
suspect classifications
strict scrutiny
separate-but-equal doctrine
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
a supreme court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
the doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that af…
civil rights
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
suspect classifications
classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
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