Recent Books That May Be of Interest to African American Scholars

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

Decoding Images of the Revolutionary Black Woman

by Lakesia D. Johnson
(Baylor University Press)

Inequality for All:
The Challenge of Unequal Opportunity in American Schools

by William Schmidt and Curtis McKnight
(Teachers College Press)

Jazz Griots:
Music as History in the 1960s African American Poem

by Jean-Philippe Marcoux
(Lexington Books)

Remembering the Battle of the Crater:
War as Murder

by Kevin M. Levin
(University Press of Kentucky)

White Men’s Magic:
Scripturalization as Slavery

by Vincent L. Winbush
(Oxford University Press)

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