Recent Books of Interest to African American Scholars

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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Hard Work Is Not Enough:
Gender and Racial Inequality in an Urban Workspace

by Katrinell M. Davis
(University of North Carolina Press)

Hopes and Expectations:
The Origins of the Black Middle Class in Hartford

by Barbara J. Beeching
(State University of New York Press)

Race and Society
by Tina G. Patel
(SAGE Publications)

Remapping Black Germany:
New Perspectives on Afro-German History, Politics, and Culture

edited by Sara Lennox
(University of Massachusetts Press)

Tears We Cannot Stop:
A Sermon to White America

by Michael Eric Dyson
(St. Martin’s Press)

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