Recent Books of Interest to African American Scholars
Filed in Books on September 15, 2016
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.
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Full Court Press:
Mississippi State University, the Press, and the Battle to Integrate College Basketball
by Jason A. Peterson
(University Press of Mississippi)
Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil, and Israel
by Michele Lamont et al.
(Princeton University Press)
The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race
by Margot Lee Shetterly
How to Build a Museum:
Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture
by Tonya Bolden
The End of Black Studies:
Conceptual, Theoretical, and Empirical Concerns
by Clovis E. Semmes
Wealth, Poverty and Politics:
An International Perspective
by Thomas Sowell