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.
Black Male Frames:
African-Americans in a Century of Hollywood Cinema, 1903-2003
by Roland Leander Williams Jr.
(Syracuse University Press)
Bringing Race Back In:
Black Politicians, Deracialization, and Voting Behavior in the Age of Obama
by Christopher T. Stout
(University of Virginia Press)
The UNC Scandal, the Education of Athletes, and the Future of Big-Time College Sports
by Jay M. Smith and Mary Willingham
Ethnic Ambiguity and the African Past:
Materiality, History, and the Shaping of Cultural Identities
edited by Francois G. Richard and Kevin C. MacDonald
(Left Coast Press)
Pirates, Merchants, Settlers, and Slaves:
Colonial America and the Indo-Atlantic World
by Kevin P. McDonald
(University of California Press)
Where the River Burned:
Carl Stokes and the Struggle to Save Cleveland
by David Stradling and Richard Stradling
(Cornell University Press)