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The Civil Rights Act of 1964

  • By: Gordon E. Harvey
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

Considered the greatest of all civil rights legislation, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 has become the standard by which civil rights policies and legislation are measured. It also served as the beginning of true legal equality for millions of American ...

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