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  • 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 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...

  • 492 Great Things About Being Italianby Boze Hadleigh

    Skyhorse Publishing 2015; US$ 14.99

    492 Great Things About Being Italian is fun, informative and catnip for 17 million Italian-Americans. It follows in the footsteps of other successful books aimed at this minority proud of its remarkableand ongoing!heritage. It comprises 492 (as in 1492) individual people, things, places and phenomena that make one proud to be Italian (or half-Italian,... 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...

  • Mecca and Main Streetby Geneive Abdo

    Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 14.99

    Islam is America's fastest growing religion, with more than six million Muslims in the United States, all living in the shadow of 9/11. Who are our Muslim neighbors? What are their beliefs and desires? How are they coping with life under the War on Terror? In Mecca and Main Street, noted author and journalist Geneive Abdo offers illuminating answers... more...

  • You Gotta Deal With Itby Theodore R. Kennedy

    Oxford University Press 1980; US$ 23.99

    An account of a Black anthropologist's year of fieldwork in a Southern community offers in-depth analyses which reveal a South untouched by the civil-rights movement. more...

  • Revolutionary Citizensby Daniel C. Littlefield

    Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 34.99

    Chronicles the lives of African Americans during the Revolutionary War and the early years of the nation. more...