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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Death of a Suburban Dream:
Race and Schools in Compton, California

by Emily E. Straus
(University of Pennsylvania Press)

Racial Disproportionality in Child Welfare
by Marian S. Harris
(Columbia University Press)

Selma to Saigon:
The Civil Rights Movement and the Vietnam War

by Daniel S. Lucks
(University Press of Kentucky)

Writing Through Jane Crow:
Race and Gender Politics in African American Literature

by Ayesha K. Hardison
(University of Virginia Press)

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