• African American Student's College Guide: Your One-Stop Resource for Choosing the Right College, Getting in, and Paying the Bill (Black Excel)

    Your One-Step Resource for Choosing the Right College, Getting in and Paying the Bill* Inside tips on admissions* Profiles of 100 top colleges* Hundreds of scholarship sourcesHow do you pick the right college? Can you get in? And if you get in, how will you pay for it? Choosing a college is the most important--and daunting--decision facing today's ...

    • ASIN: 0471295523

  • 100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History (100 Series)

    Teeming with interesting nuggets of fact and information, 100 African Americans Who Shaped American History includes such legendary men and women as Benjamin Banneker, Dred Scott, Mary Church Terrell, George Washington Carver and Bessie Smith. Also included are Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurgood Marshall and many, many more. Organized ch...

    • ASIN: 0912517182
    • Brand: Bluewood Books

  • Original African Heritage Study Bible-KJV

    “The purpose of The Original African Heritage Study Bible is to interpret the Bible as it relates specifically to persons of African descent and thereby to foster an appreciation of the multiculturalism inherent in the Bible.” —from the Introduction After selling over a million copies, The Original African Heritage Study Bible went out of pri...

    • ASIN: 0817015124
    • Color: Black
    • Brand: Judson Press

  • Black American Students in An Affluent Suburb (Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education)

    John Ogbu has studied minority education from a comparative perspective for over 30 years. The study reported in this book--jointly sponsored by the community and the school district in Shaker Heights, Ohio--focuses on the academic performance of Black American students. Not only do these students perform less well than White students at every soci...

    • ASIN: 080584516X
    • Brand: Brand: Routledge

  • Teach Freedom: Education for Liberation in the African-American Tradition (The Teaching for Social Justice Series)

    The self-conscious use of education as an instrument of liberation among African Americans is exactly as old as education among African Americans. This dynamic anthology is about those forms of education intended to help people think more critically about the social forces shaping their lives and think more confidently about their ability to react ...

    • ASIN: 0807748722
    • Brand: Teachers College Press

  • African American Men in College

    African American Men in College is a much-needed resource that includes examples of real-world programs and activities to enhance academic success in the college environment for African American men. The examples are collected from a variety of institutions across the country. With contributions from leading practitioners and scholars in the field...

    • ASIN: 0787964603
    • Brand: Brand: Jossey-Bass

  • Black College Student Survival Guide

    Claiming that many African American students have not fully accepted the responsibility of being a college student, this book is a blueprint in choosing the most appropriate college, making the right decisions while there, and ultimately marketing oneself after graduation....

    • ASIN: 0913543551
    • Brand: Brand: African American Images

  • Sources of the African-American Past: Primary Sources in American History (2nd Edition)

    This collection of primary sources from Longman's Primary Sources in American History series presents a view of our nation's history as seen through the eyes of African Americans, and helps the reader relate to the experiences of ordinary people while offering a vivid snapshot of those lives in different historical periods. ...

    • ASIN: 0321162161

  • The Norton Anthology of African American Literature

    A comprehensive collection of African-American literature features more than 120 writers with works covering more than two hundred years and encompassing the genres of fiction, poetry, short stories, drama, autobiography, journals, and letters....

    • ASIN: 0393040011

  • I'll Find a Way or Make One: A Tribute to Historically Black Colleges and Universities

    From Juan Williams, author of Eyes on the Prize, and the Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund comes a must-have gift book and definitive resource that explores the historical, social, and cultural importance of America's 107 historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs).HBCUs have graduated such illustrious leaders as Oprah Winfrey, Thurgood M...

    • ASIN: 0060094532

  • Americanah (Ala Notable Books for Adults)

    The bestselling novel from the award-winning author of We Should All Be Feminists and Dear Ijeawele. “From one of the world’s great contemporary writers comes the story of two Nigerians making their way in the U.S. and the UK, raising universal questions of race and belonging, the overseas experience for the African diaspora, and the search ...

    • ASIN: B00A9ET4MC

  • Let Nobody Turn Us Around: An African American Anthology, Second Edition

    One of America's most prominent historians and a noted feminist bring together the most important political writings and testimonials from African-Americans over three centuries.

    • ASIN: 0742560570
    • Brand: Brand: Rowman Littlefield Publishers

  • The Real Ebonics Debate: Power, Language, and the Education of African-American Children


    • ASIN: 0807031453
    • Brand: Brand: Beacon Press
    • UPC: 046442031455

  • Telling Histories: Black Women Historians in the Ivory Tower (Gender & American Culture)

    The field of black women's history gained recognition as a legitimate field of study only late in the twentieth century. Collecting stories that are both deeply personal and powerfully political, Telling Histories compiles seventeen personal narratives by leading black women historians at various stages in their careers. Their essays illuminate how...

    • ASIN: 0807858811
    • Brand: Brand: The University of North Carolina Press

  • Black Feminism Reimagined: After Intersectionality (Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies)

    In Black Feminism Reimagined Jennifer C. Nash reframes black feminism's engagement with intersectionality, often celebrated as its primary intellectual and political contribution to feminist theory. Charting the institutional history and contemporary uses of intersectionality in the academy, Nash outlines how women's studies has both elevated inter...

    • ASIN: 1478000597

  • The Norton Anthology of African American Literature, Volume 1

    An exciting revision of the best-selling anthology for African American literary survey

    • UPC: 26791287
    • Rating: 3.0

  • The Ultimate Guide to America's Best Colleges 2019

    The only college guide that gives detailed profiles of the 300 best colleges, plus essential statistics and admissions information, to help you select and get into the perfect

    • UPC: 154473640

  • Despite Best Intentions Trb P

    On the surface, Riverview High School looks like the post-racial ideal. Serving an enviably affluent, diverse, and liberal district, the school is well-funded, its teachers are well-trained, and many of its students are high achieving.

    • UPC: 55601383

  • The Plan : A Guide for Women Raising African American Boys from Conception to College

    Dr. Lawson Bush, a leading expert on the relationship between Black mothers and their sons and the author of the widely used “African Educator’s Declara­tion,” assembled a team of advocates for young Black men to

    • UPC: 19602778

  • Some of My Best Friends Are Black : The Strange Story of Integration in America

    An irreverent, yet powerful exploration of race relations by the New York Times-bestselling author of The Chris Farley ShowFrank, funny, and incisive, Some of My Best Friends Are Black offers a profoundly honest portrait of

    • UPC: 22387723
    • Rating: 4.0

  • The Norton Anthology of African American Literature

    Provides a survey of African American literature, from 140 writers, covering three

    • UPC: 26791288
    • Rating: 3.0

  • America's Best Colleges for B Students - eBook

    High school students who get average grades and don’t ace the SAT or ACT discover that an exceptional college education is by no means beyond their reach with this guide. Along with information on what

    • UPC: 897903514

  • The Ultimate Guide to America's Best Colleges 2018

    Providea up-to-date detailed profiles on academics, student life, athletics, and offers student reviews, entrance strategies, and rankings of the one hundred best college

    • UPC: 55388545

  • America's Best Colleges for B Students - eBook

    High school students who get average grades and don’t ace the SAT or ACT discover that an exceptional college education is by no means beyond their reach with this guide. Along with information on what

    • UPC: 587636351

  • America's Best Colleges for B Students - eBook

    High school students who get average grades and don’t ace the SAT or ACT discover that an exceptional college education is by no means beyond their reach with this guide. Along with information on what

    • UPC: 971705459

  • African American Studies, Lecture 1, UCLA

    Why African American Studies?

    Mel Boyd -- Communication Major -- African American Studies Minor -- College of Charleston