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"Scottsboro Boys" - A Review
Review of James Goodman's book "Stories of Scottsboro."
# 122274 | 1,250 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Law (Criminal) , African-American Studies (Racism)

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This paper gives a review and analysis of James Goodman's book "Stories of Scottsboro", which develops the idea that unsophisticated people were caught in the web of organizational rivalries and unjust legal bureaucracies for many years. Additionally, the paper discusses the rape charge brought against the black boys.

From the Paper:

"The purpose of this research is to examine 'Stories of Scottsboro' by James Goodman. The plan of the research will be to set forth the pattern of ideas in the text and then to discuss the means by which these ideas are elaborated as narrative with a view toward determining whether and to what extent Goodman proves his contention that the case was responsible for reviving the American Civil Rights movement. 'Stories of Scottsboro' gives an account of a notorious rape case prosecuted in Alabama in which nine young Negro..."

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