Ow did the civil rights movement impede race relations?

The essay will be appropriately documented using the Chicago Manual of Style, Fifteenth Edition (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003), as explained in the Benjamin text, pp 130-141. You may use endnotes rather than footnotes.
Some of the recommended reading is as follows:
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The World Transformed 1945 to the Present. Hunt, Michael H. Bedford/St. Martin s Press, 2004. ISBN: 0132402961

A Student s Guide to History. Benjamin, Jules R. Bedford/St. Martin s Press, 9th edition, 2004. ISBN: 0122403569

Bailey, Thomas. A DIPLOMATIC HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE. 10th edition. Prentice Hall, 1980.

Beard, Charles A.; and Beard, Mary R. AMERICA IN MID-PASSAGE, v 1-2. Macmillan,
1939.

Branch, Taylor. PARTING THE WATERS: AMERICA IN THE KING YEARS, 1954-1963. Simon & Schuster, 1988.

Brinkley, Alan. VOICES OF PROTEST: HUEY LONG, FATHER COUGHLIN AND THE GREAT DEPRESSION. Random House, 1983.

Chernow, Ron. THE HOUSE OF MORGAN: AN AMERICAN BANKING DYNASTY AND THE RISE OF MODERN FINANCE. Touchstone Books, 1990.

Collier, C., and Collier, J. L. PROGRESSIVISM, THE GREAT DEPRESSION, AND THE NEW DEAL, 1910 TO 1941. Benchmark Books/Marshall Cavendish, 2000.

Commager, Henry Steele. DOCUMENTS OF AMERICAN HISTORY, 9th Edition [vol1, to 1898; vol 2, since 1898]. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1973.

Curry, Constance, Joan Browning, et al. NINE WHITE WOMEN IN THE FREEDOM MOVEMENT. The University of Georgia Press, Athens, GA, 2000.

DEPRESSION, NEW DEAL AND THE COURT IS CRISIS, 1930-1941; HISTORY OF THE SUPREME COURT [Series: History of the Supreme Court of the United States, v. 1]. MacMillan Library Reference, 2001.

Duberman, Martin Bauml. PAUL ROBESON. Alfred A. Knopf, 1988.

Egerton, John. SPEAK NOW AGAINST THE DAY: THE GENERATION BEFORE THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT IN THE SOUTH. Alfred A. Knopf, 1994.

Fausold, Martin L. THE PRESIDENCY OF HERBERT HOOVER. University Press of Kansas, 1985.

Goodwin, Doris Kearns. FITZGERALDS AND THE KENNEDYS: AN AMERICAN SAGA. Simon & Schuster, 1987.

Goodwin, Doris Kearns. LYNDON JOHNSON AND THE AMERICAN DREAM. St Martin s Press, 1991.

Goodwin, Doris Kearns. NO ORDINARY TIME: FRANKLIN AND ELEANOR ROOSEVELT. Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Goodwin, Jason. GREENBACK: THE ALMIGHTY DOLLAR AND THE INVENTION
OF AMERICA. NY: Henry Holt & Company, 2003.

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Henrichs, Waldo H. THRESHOLD OF WAR: FDR AND AMERICAN ENTRY INTO WORLD WAR II. Oxford University Press, 1988.

Hernon, Joseph Martin. PROFILES IN CHARACTER: HUBRIS AND HEROISM IN THE US SENATE, 1789-1990. M. E. Sharpe, 1997.

Hicks, John Donald. REPUBLICAN ASCENDANCY, 1921-1933. Harper, 1960.

Hitchens, Christopher. NO ONE LEFT TO LIE TO: THE TRIANGULATION OF
WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON. London: Verso, 1999.

Hofstadter, Richard. THE AMERICAN POLITICAL TRADITION AND THE MEN WHO MADE IT. Alfred A. Knopf, 1973.

Holway, John. RED TAILS, BLACK WINGS. Yucca Tree Press, 1997.

 A Hole in the Middle; Homeland Security (1) in THE ECONOMIST, (Sept 7, 2002), p N/A.

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Johnson, Paul. MODERN TIMES: THE WORLD FROM THE TWENTIES TO THE EIGHTIES. Harper and Row, 1985.

Ketchum, Richard M. THE BORROWED YEARS, 1931-1941: AMERICA ON THE WAY TO WAR. Random House, 1989.

Luks, Samatha; Miller, Joanne M.; and Jacobs, Lawrence R.  Who Wins? Campaigns and the Third Party Vote in PRESIDENTIAL STUDIES QUARTERLY, v 33 i1 (March 2003), p 9 (22).

MacMurrey, John Can Antwerp. HOW THE PEACE WAS LOST: THE 1935 MEMORANDUM, DEVELOPMENTS AFFECTING AMERICAN POLICY IN THE FAR EAST. Edited by Arthur Waldrum. Hoover Institute Press, 1992.

McCullough, David. TRUMAN. Simon & Schuster, 1997.

McDougally, Walter. PROMISED LAND, CRUSADER STATE: THE AMERICAN
ENCOUNTER WITH THE WORLD SINCE 1776. Boston: Houghton Mifflin,
1997.

McElvaine, Robert S. THE DEPRESSION AND NEW DEAL: A HISTORY IN DOCUMENTS. Oxford University Press, 2000.

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McElvaine, Robert S. THE GREAT DEPRESSION: AMERICA, 1929-1941. Times Books, 1984.

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Takaki, Ronald. A DIFFERENT MIRROR: A HISTORY OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA. Boston: Little, Brown and Comapny, 1993.

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1967.

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