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

Bestial Traces:
Race, Sexuality, Animality

by Christopher Peterson
(Fordham University Press)

Family Money:
Property, Race, and Literature in the Nineteenth Century

by Jeffory A. Clymer
(Oxford University Press)

The Soul of Inequality in American Life

by Barbara J. Fields and Karen Fields
(Verso Books)

Speaking of Race and Class:
The Student Experience at an Elite College

by Elizabeth Aries and Richard Berman
(Temple University Press)

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