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  • Beneath the Surface of White Supremacyby Moon-Kie Jung

    Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 24.95

    Racism has never been simple. It wasn't more obvious in the past, and it isn't less potent now. From the birth of the United States to the contemporary police shooting death of an unarmed Black youth, Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy investigates ingrained practices of racism, as well as unquestioned assumptions in the study of racism, to... more...

  • What is African American Historyby Pero Gaglo Dagbovie

    Wiley 2015; US$ 19.95

    Scholarship on African American history has changed dramatically since the publication of George Washington Williams’ pioneering A History of the Negro Race in America in 1882. Organized chronologically and thematically, What is African American History? offers a concise and compelling introduction to the field of African American history... more...

  • Polish Americans and Their Historyby John J Bukowczyk

    University of Pittsburgh Press 1996; US$ 27.95

    "These richly detailed, readable essays come at a propitious time. For despite all the talk in the academy of 'multiculturalism,' the Poles presence on the American scene is still too often neglected." --Anthony Bukoski, University of Wisconsin, Superior This rich collection brings together the work of eight leading scholars to examine the history... more...

  • Black and Brownby Gerald Horne

    NYU Press 2005; US$ 22.95

    Winner of a 2005 Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Award (Honorable Mention) The Mexican Revolution was a defining moment in the history of race relations, impacting both Mexican and African Americans. For black Westerners, 19101920 did not represent the clear-cut promise of populist power, but a reordering of the complex social hierarchy which had,... more...

  • Classical Black Nationalismby Wilson J. Moses

    NYU Press 1996; US$ 22.95

    Recent years have seen a resurgence of interest in modern black nationalist leaders such as Stokely Carmichael and Malcolm X. But what of the ideological precursors to these modern leaders, the writers, and leaders from whose intellectual legacy modern black nationalism emerged? Wilson Jeramiah Moses, whom the Village Voice called one of the foremost... more...

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Black Sociologyby Assoc Prof Edward V. Wallace; Professor Earl Wright II

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 149.95

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Black Sociology provides the most up to date exploration and analysis of research focused on Blacks in America. Beginning with an examination of the project of Black Sociology, it offers studies of recent events, including the ?Stand Your Ground? killing of Trayvon Martin, the impact of Hurricane Katrina on emerging... more...

  • The New Colored Peopleby Jon M. Spencer; Richard E. Vander Ross

    NYU Press 1995; US$ 22.95

    With a foreword by Richard E. Vander Ross In recent years, dramatic increases in racial intermarriage have given birth to a generation who refuse to be shoehorned into neat, pre-existing racial categories. Energized by a refusal to allow mixed-race people to be rendered invisible, this movement lobbies aggressively to have the category multiracial... more...

  • Raza Si! Guerra No!by Lorena Oropeza

    University of California Press 2005; US$ 15.95

    This incisive and elegantly written examination of Chicano antiwar mobilization demonstrates how the pivotal experience of activism during the Viet Nam War era played itself out among Mexican Americans. Raza Sil Guerra No! presents an engaging portrait of Chicano protest and patriotism. On a deeper level, the book considers larger themes of American... more...

  • Making It in Americaby Elliott Robert Barkan

    ABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 85.00

    Outstanding "hyphenated Americans" are featured in this Who's Who. They range from Philip Ahn (Korean-American) to Carmen Zapata (Mexican-Argentinian-American) and cover the whole of America's history. The coverage encompasses all endevours, from art and science to politics. more...

  • East Asian Americans and Political Participationby Tsung Chi

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 60.00

    Filling a gap in the literature on American minority politics, this volume offers systematic, comprehensive coverage of the impact of Chinese-American, Korean-American, and Japanese-American individuals and groups on US policy and elections. more...