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- Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 14.09
'A devastating front-line account of the police killings and the young activism that sparked one of the most significant racial justice movements since the 1960s: Black Lives Matter ... Lowery more or less pulls the sheet off America ... essential reading' Junot DÝaz, The New York Times , Books of 2016 'Electric ... so well reported,... more...
- Beacon Press 2017; US$ 26.95
Groundbreaking look at slaves as commodities through every phase of life, from birth to death and beyond, in early America In life and in death, slaves were commodities, their monetary value assigned based on their age, gender, health, and the demands of the market. The Price for Their Pound of Flesh is the first book to explore the economic value... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2017; US$ 49.95
By presenting African American Protestantism in the context of white Protestant fundamentalism, Doctrine and Race: African American Evangelicals and Fundamentalism between the Wars demonstrates that African American Protestants were acutely aware of the manner in which white Christianity operated and how they could use that knowledge to justify... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2017; US$ 17.49
"Elegantly written, Tears We Cannot Stop is powerful in several areas: moving personal recollections; profound cultural analysis; and guidance for moral redemption. A work to relish." ?Toni Morrison "Here?s a sermon that?s as fierce as it is lucid. It shook me up, but in a good way. This is how it works if you?re black in America, this... more...
- Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois was an African American civil rights activist, leader, Pan-Africanist, sociologist, educator, historian, writer, editor, poet, and scholar. The importance of his work to the success of the Civil Rights movement cannot be overestimated. "In the course of his long, turbulent career, W. E. B. Du Bois attempted virtually... more...
- Beacon Press 2017; US$ 16.00
From coming of age under poverty and the looming threat of racial violence to preaching from the Ebenezer pulpit for forty years, King, Sr., candidly reveals his life inside the civil rights movement, illustrating the profound influence he had on his son. Born in 1899 to a family of sharecroppers in Stockbridge, Georgia, Martin Luther King,... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2017; US$ 28.00
From world-renowned public intellectual Bernard-Henri LÚvy comes an incisive and provocative look at the heart of Judaism. For more than four decades, Bernard-Henri LÚvy has been a singular figure on the world stage?one of the great moral voices of our time. Now Europe's foremost philosopher and activist confronts his spiritual roots and the religion... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 87.00
This book explores how stereotypes of ?oppressed Muslim women? feed into the self-representations of women with a Muslim background. The focus is on women active in, and speaking on behalf of, a wide variety of minority self-organisations in the Netherlands and Norway between 1975 and 2010. The author reveals how these women have internalised and... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 54.99
This book provides an updated, comprehensive introduction to the moral, legal, and political realities of the epidemic of child sexual exploitation and labor trafficking. Written from the perspective of those who have spent their careers in the trenches, the book provides much-needed practical thinking for those involved in this challenging area.... more...