Recent Books That May Be of Interest to African American Scholars

books-pileThe 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.

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Moral Minorities and the Making of American Democracy
by Kyle G. Volk
(Oxford University Press)

Representing the Advantaged:
How Politicians Reinforce Inequality

by Daniel M. Butler
(Cambridge University Press)


The Folklore of the Freeway:
Race and Revolt in the Modernist City

by Eric Avila
(University of Minnesota Press)


The Woman I Am:
Southern Baptist Women’s Writings, 1906-2006

by Melody Maxwell
(University of Alabama Press)

Women of the Nation:
Between Black Protest and Sunni Islam

by Dawn-Marie Gibson and Jamillah Karim
(New York University Press)

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