Recent Books That May Be of Interest to African American Scholars

The Jbooks-pileournal 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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Civil Rights and the Making of the Modern American State
by Megan Ming Francis
(Cambridge University Press)

Consuming Race
by Ben Pitcher
(Routledge)

I Freed Myself:
African American Self-Emancipation in the Civil War Era

by David Williams
(Cambridge University Press)

The Complete Antislavery Writings of Anthony Benezet, 1754-1783:
An Annotated Critical Edition

edited by David L. Crosby
(Louisiana State University Press)

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