The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. The books included are on a wide variety of subjects and present many different points of view. The opinions expressed in these books do not necessarily reflect the views of the editorial board of JBHE.
Here are the latest selections. Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through Amazon.com.
Racial Passing and the Color of Cultural Identity
by Marcia Alesan Dawkins
(Baylor University Press)
Interracial Activism and the American Friends Service Committee, 1917-1950
by Allan W. Austin
(University of Illinois Press)
Eating Bodies in the 19th Century
by Kyla Wazana Thompkins
(New York University Press)
Religion, Race, and Barack Obama’s New Democratic Pluralism
by Gastón Espinosa
The Post-Black and Post-White Church:
Becoming the Beloved Community in a Multi-Ethnic World
by Efrem Smith
The Rational Southerner:
Black Mobilization, Republican Growth, and the Partisan Transformation of the American South
by M.V. Hood III et al.
(Oxford University Press)