Louis I. Jaffe : a southern liberal's critique of lynching

Author:
Dvorak, James Patrick, Jr., Corcoran Department of History, University of Virginia
Advisor:
Gaston, Paul M., Department of History, University of Virginia
Abstract:

This essay will examine Jaffe's analysis of lynching-particularly his perception of its causes and potential cures-- and determine how that analysis was shaped by his racial liberalism.

Degree:
MA (Master of Arts)
Keywords:
1888-1950, Jaffe, Louis I., Lynching, Virginia, (Louis Isaac)
Notes:

Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.

Language:
English
Rights:
All rights reserved (no additional license for public reuse)
Issued Date:
1991/08