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H. Samy Alim; John Baugh (editor). Talkin Black Talk: Language, Education, and Social Change. Teachers College Press. 2007. 189pp.

Donald Bogle. Toms, Coons, Mulattoes, Mammies & Bucks: An Interpretive History of Blacks in American Films. Continuum International Publishing Group. 2001. 454pp.

Joseph Boskin. Sambo: The Rise and Demise of an American Jester. Oxford University Press. 1988. 264pp.

Robert D. Bullard (editor). The Black Metropolis in the Twenty-first Century: Race, Power, and Politics of Place. Rowman & Littlefield. 2007. 282pp.

James L. Conyers, Jr. (editor). Black American Intellectualism and Culture: A Social Study of African American Social and Political Thought. JAI Press. 1999. 324pp.

Ron Eyerman. Cultural Trauma: Slavery and the Formation of African American Identity. Cambridge University Press. 2001. 312pp.

Geneviève Fabre; Robert G. O'Meally (editor). History and Memory in African-American Culture. Oxford University Press. 1994. 336pp.

Adam Fairclough. A Class of Their Own: Black Teachers in the Segregated South. Harvard University Press. 2007. 533pp.

Murray Friedman. What Went Wrong? The Creation and Collapse of the Black-Jewish Alliance. Simon and Schuster. 1995. 423pp.

Darlene Clark Hine. Hine Sight: Black Women and the Re-Construction of American History. Indiana University Press. 1997. 290pp.

D. Marvin Jones. Race, Sex, and Suspicion: The Myth of the Black Male. Greenwood Publishing Group. 2005. 210pp.

Desmond S. King. Separate and Unequal: Black Americans and the US Federal Government. Oxford University Press. 1995. 352pp.

Steven F. Lawson. Black Ballots: Voting Rights in the South, 1944-1969. Lexington Books. 1999. 496pp.

Nicholas Lemann. The Promised Land: The Great Black Migration and How It Changed America. Vintage Books. 1992. 408pp.

Kofi Lomotey (editor). Going to School: The African-American Experience. SUNY Press. 1990. 242pp.

John H. McWhorter. Losing The Race: Self-Sabotage in Black America. Free Press. 2000. 285pp.

Mary Pattillo-McCoy. Black Picket Fences: Privilege and Peril Among the Black Middle Class. University of Chicago Press. 1999. 276pp.

Anthony B. Pinn (editor). By These Hands: A Documentary History of African American Humanism. NYU Press. 2001. 339pp.

Russell L. Riley. The Presidency and the Politics of Racial Inequality: Nation-Keeping from 1831 to 1965. Columbia University Press. 1999. 400pp.

Joseph S. Roucek; Thomas Kiernan (editor). The Negro Impact on Western Civilization. Philosophical Library. 1970. 506pp.

Rufus Schatzberg; Robert J. Kelly. African American Organized Crime: A Social History. Rutgers University Press. 1997. 264pp.

Harry B. Shaw. Perspectives of Black Popular Culture. Popular Press. 1990. 181pp.

Geneva Smitherman. Talkin and Testifyin: The Language of Black America. Wayne State University Press. 1977. 285pp.

Sterling Stuckey. Slave Culture: Nationalist Theory and the Foundations of Black America. Oxford University Press. 1987. 425pp.

Kevern Verney. African Americans and US Popular Culture. Routledge. 2003. 130pp.

Irene S. Vernon. Killing Us Quietly: Native Americans and HIV/AIDS. University of Nebraska Press. 2001. 147pp.

Eileen Southern, Josephine Wright. Images: Iconography of Music in African-American Culture, 1770s-1920s. Taylor & Francis. 2000. 299pp.

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