Recent Books 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.

Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through Amazon.com.


African Immigrants’ Experiences in American Schools:
Complicating the Race Discourse

by Shirley Mthethwa-Sommers and Immaculee Harushimana
(Lexington Books)


Albert Murray:
Collected Essays & Memoirs

edited by Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Paul Devlin
(Library of America)


First Strike:
Educational Enclosures in Black Los Angeles

by Damien N. Sojoyner
(University of Minnesota Press)

Psychiatry and Racial Liberalism in Harlem, 1936-1968
by Dennis A. Doyle
(University of Rochester Press)

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