Barbara C. Jordan--selected speeches / edited by Sandra Parham ; with an introduction by Ann Richards

Author(s): Jordan, Barbara, 1936-1996
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Subjects: Constitution
Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century
Political ethics--United States
United States--Politics and government--1945-1989
United States--Politics and government--1989-
United States Constitution
United States. Constitution
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, DC : Howard University Press, 1999
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xvi, 111 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction
Barbara Charline Jordan, 1936-1996
The Barbara Jordan Archives
Nothing New Under the Sun 3
Moving on from Watergate 9
Reflections on the Constitution 15
It's More Than a Lifeless Archives 19
National Archives Address 23
Women and the Constitution: The Challenge 27
The Law, the Promise, and the Power 33
In Search of Humanity 39
Civil Liberties: Inoperative? Inaudible? Unintelligible? Expletive Deleted? 43
Can We Govern Ourselves? 49
Harvard University Commencement Address 53
Council on Foundations Keynote Address 57
E Pluribus Unum: Myth or Reality? One from Many 63
How Do We Live with Each Other's Deepest Differences? 71
Does the Idea of Civil Rights Remain a Good Idea as We Approach the Year 2000 A.D.? 75
The Rebirth of Ethics - A Pervasive Challenge 83
Ethical Dilemmas of Leadership 89
Democratic National Convention Address 97
Change: From What to What? 101
Testimony Before the House Judiciary Committee (Watergate) 105
Statement Given to Time Magazine on Retirement from Congress 109
Alternate Title(s): Speeches.
Additional Authors: Parham, Sandra, 1954-
Notes: LCCN: 99011022
ISBN: 0882581996 (acid-free paper)
OCLC Number: 40856792
ISBN/ISSN: 0882581996