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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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Black for a Day:
White Fantasies of Race and Empathy

by Alisha Gaines
(University of North Carolina Press)

Stories from the Long Road to Freedom

by Condoleezza Rice
(Twelve Books)

My Soul Looks Back:
A Memoir

by Jessica B. Harris (Scribner)

Rising Star:
The Making of Barack Obama

by David Garrow
(William Morrow)

The Labor of Faith:
Gender and Power in Black Apostolic Pentecostalism

by Judith Casselberry
(Duke University Press)

White Out:
Understanding White Privilege and Dominance in the Modern Age

by Christopher S. Collins and Alexander Jun
(Peter Lang International Publishers)

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