African American studies

Rooks, Noliwe M. 2006. White Money/Black Power: The Surprising History of African American Studies and the Crisis of Race in Higher Education. Boston: Beacon Press.

Abstract: " The history of African American Studies is often told as a heroic tale, with compelling images of fists raised in a black power salute and white administrators bowing to the demands of passionate African American students. In this watershed book, Noliwe M. Rooks argues for the...Read more

Rogers, Ibram H. 2012. The Black Campus Movement Black Students and the Racial Reconstitution of Higher Education, 1965-1972. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Abstract: " This book provides the first national study of this intense and challenging struggle which disrupted and refashioned institutions in almost every state. It also illuminates the context for one of the most transformative educational movements in American history through a history of...Read more
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