Lynching and Lynch Mobs. Martin, Parry , Klingelhoffer . Give a brief history of lynchings in America and the origins of the lynch mob. . Lynching, or publicly humiliating and hanging African Americans, was a popular form of punishment in American’s Southern states from 1882 and 1930.
Martin, Parry, Klingelhoffer
Braziel, Evans. “History of Lynching in the United States”. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press. 1992. Online.
“The Case of Louisiana’s ‘Jena Six’”. NPR. 5 August 2008. Online.