A Dream Revived: The Rise of the Black Reparations Movement

10 Pages Posted: 17 Nov 2009

Date Written: 2003

Abstract

This paper serves as an introduction for a conference on the Black Reparations Movement. The author gives a short overview of the topic, and then gives synopses of the papers of the other presenters in the conference. These overviews give different perspectives on the development and history of this subject.

Keywords: slavery, Black Reparations Movement, U.S. history, slave trade, Adjoa Aiyetoro, N'COBRA, Reconstruction

JEL Classification: K39, H19, J71, J78, J79

Suggested Citation

Higginbotham, F. Michael, A Dream Revived: The Rise of the Black Reparations Movement (2003). NYU Annual Survey of American Law, Vol. 58, No. 4, pp. 447-455, 2003, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1507876 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1507876

F. Michael Higginbotham (Contact Author)

University of Baltimore - School of Law ( email )

1420 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
United States

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