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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The Civil War’s South We Never Knew

by Judith Y. Shearer and Derek B. Hankerson
(Archway Publishing)

Lincoln and the Thirteenth Amendment
by Christian G. Samito
(Southern Illinois University Press)

Lines of Scrimmage:
A Story of Football, Race, and Redemption

by Joe Oestreich and Scott Pleasant
(University Press of Mississippi)
Race, Ethnicity and Welfare States:
An American Dilemma?

by Pauli Kettunen et al.
(Edward Elgar Publishing)

The Scholar Denied:
W. E. B. Du Bois and the Birth of Modern Sociology

by Aldon Morris
(University of California Press)

Unjust Deeds:
The Restrictive Covenant Cases and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement

by Jeffrey D. Gonda
(University of North Carolina Press)

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