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.
In Search of My Grandmother’s Wisdom
by Alysia Burton Steele
Ethnic Ambiguity and the African Past:
Materiality, History, and the Shaping of Cultural Identities
edited by François G. Richard et al.
(Left Coast Press)
How I Shed My Skin:
Unlearning the Racist Lessons of a Southern Childhood
by Jim Grimsley
International Approaches to Governing Ethnic Diversity
edited by Jane Boulden and Will Kymlicka
(Oxford University Press)
Nursing Civil Rights:
Gender and Race in the Army Nurse Corps
by Charissa J. Threat
(University of Illinois Press)
Say No to the Devil:
The Life and Musical Genius of Rev. Gary Davis
by Ian Zack
(University of Chicago Press)