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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Family or Freedom:
People of Color in the Antebellum South

by Emily West
(University Press of Kentucky)

Sex in Transition:
Remaking Gender and Race in South Africa

by Amanda Lock Swarr
(State University of New York Press)

The Properties of Violence:
Claims to Ownership in Representations of Lynching

by Sandy Alexandre
(University Press of Mississippi)

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