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Below you will find the latest books in Race and Ethnicity Studies. The list includes new titles streaming from the H-Net Book Channel plus new book announcements posted to H-Ethnicity by subscribers. On the right are announcements and discussion in the field. CFPs can be found in the link on the right side of the page.

New Books in Race and Ethnicity Studies

New Book - He Calls Me By Lightning: The Life of Caliph Washington and the Forgotten Saga of Jim Crow, Southern Justice, and the Death Penalty

Author: S. Jonathan Bass
Title: He Calls Me By Lightning: The Life of Caliph Washington and the Forgotten Saga of Jim Crow, Southern Justice, and the Death Penalty
Publisher: Liveright
Publication Date: 3/7/2017
ISBN: 9781631492372 Hardcover  (English)

New Book - The New Urban Crisis: How Our Cities Are Increasing Inequality, Deepening Segregation, and Failing the Middle Class—and What We Can Do About It

Author: Richard L. Florida
Title: The New Urban Crisis: How Our Cities Are Increasing Inequality, Deepening Segregation, and Failing the Middle Class—and What We Can Do About It
Publisher: Basic Books
Publication Date: 4/11/2017
ISBN: 9780465079742 Hardcover 

New Book - The Black Hand: The Epic War Between a Brilliant Detective and the Deadliest Secret Society in American History

Author: Stephan Talty
Title: The Black Hand: The Epic War Between a Brilliant Detective and the Deadliest Secret Society in American History
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication Date: 4/25/2017
ISBN: 9780544633384 Hardcover  (English)

New Book - When Ivory Towers Were Black: A Story about Race in America's Cities and Universities

Author: Sharon E. Sutton
Title: When Ivory Towers Were Black: A Story about Race in America's Cities and Universities
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 3/1/2017
ISBN: 9780823276110 Hardcover  (English)

New Book - When Ivory Towers Were Black: A Story about Race in America's Cities and Universities

Author: Sharon E. Sutton
Title: When Ivory Towers Were Black: A Story about Race in America's Cities and Universities
Publisher: Fordham University Press
Publication Date: 3/1/2017
ISBN: 9780823276127 Paperback  (English)

New Book - Illiberal Reformers: Race, Eugenics, and American Economics in the Progressive Era

Author: Thomas C. Leonard
Title: Illiberal Reformers: Race, Eugenics, and American Economics in the Progressive Era
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication Date: 1/10/2017
ISBN: 9780691175867 Paperback  (English)

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