Social science / Discrimination & Race Relations

Recently Added

Language

All

English (36)

French (15)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (5)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (1)

Current year (12)

 

Category

Delete Discrimination & Race Relations

 

Audience

Adult (36)

 

Publisher

Skyhorse (8)

Scribner (6)

 

Total Loans

All (40)

20 - 40 (36)

40 - 100 (4)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 36 of 36 Sorted by : 

Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor

by Yossi Klein Halevi Harper Perennial (June 18, 2019)

New York Times bestseller

Now with a new Epilogue, containing letters of response from Palestinian readers.

"A profound and original book, the work of a gifted thinker."--Daphne Merkin, The Wall Street Journal...


Slay In Your Lane: The Black Girl Bible

by Yomi Adegoke & Elizabeth Uviebinené Fourth Estate (September 03, 2019)

The long-awaited, inspirational guide to life for a generation of black British women inspired to make lemonade out of lemons, and find success in every area of their lives.

‘This book is a gift for anyone...


Courage to Say No

by Raana Mahmood & John DeSimone Skyhorse (September 03, 2019)

Sexual harassment is in the news almost every day. Countless women have been intimidated into silence or their careers and lives have been ruined because they refused to submit to unwanted sexual advances. Yet,...


The Beast Side

by D. Watkins & David Talbot Hot Books (September 08, 2015)

A New York Times Best Seller!

To many, the past 8 years under President Obama were meant to usher in a new post-racial American political era, dissolving the divisions of the past. However, when seventeen-year-old...


The End of White World Supremacy

by Malcolm X Skyhorse (May 01, 2011)

Malcolm X gave black Americans not only their consciousness, but their history, their dignity, and a new pride. No single individual can claim a more important responsibility for a sociological and historical...


Letters to President Obama

by Josephine A.V. Allen, Donald R. Deskins, Sherman Puckett & Hanes Walton Skyhorse (April 14, 2009)

This collection, which will total between 300 and 500 letters from Americans of all walks of life, will become an important piece of history as it describes the variety of feelings and emotions of Americans...


Muhammad Ali

by Mark Collins Jenkins & Lennox Lewis Skyhorse (June 17, 2007)

Many regard Muhammad Ali simply as “The Greatest” heavyweight of all time. Others admire his battles against racial injustice and religious intolerance. A few just call him “Dad.” They are all here in...


Black

by Deborah Willis Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Tucked away in the dusty halls of the Smithsonian archives and nearly forgotten by most historians, black culture is a vast, complex, interconnected web of different people, trends, and lifestyles. Although...


The Hands of Peace

by Marione Ingram & Thelton Henderson Skyhorse (July 14, 2015)

Born in Hamburg in the 1930s, Marione Ingram fled Nazi Germany, only to find racism as pervasive in the American South as anti-Semitism was in Europe.

Marione moved first to New York and then to Washington, D.C....


The Emergency Teacher

by Christina Asquith, Harry K. Wong & Mark Bowden Skyhorse (September 01, 2007)

The Emergency Teacher is Christina Asquith’s moving firsthand account of her year spent teaching in one of Philadelphia’s worst schools. Told with striking humor and honesty, her story begins when the School...


Threading My Prayer Rug

by Sabeeha Rehman Arcade (June 14, 2016)

ONE OF BOOKLIST'S TOP TEN RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY BOOKS OF 2016

ONE OF BOOKLIST'S TOP TEN DIVERSE NONFICTION BOOKS OF 2017

Honorable Mention in the 2017 San Francisco Book Festival Awards, Spiritual Category...


Confronting Hate

by Deborah Hart Strober & Gerald S. Strober Skyhorse (June 25, 2019)

In this biography, Gerald and Deborah Strober draw from original source materials and numerous interviews to detail the life and career of the esteemed Rabbi Marc Tanenbaum, a seminal 20th century figure in...


We Speak for Ourselves

by D. Watkins Atria Books (April 23, 2019)

From the row houses of Baltimore to the stoops of Brooklyn, with searing conviction and full compassion, D. Watkins, New York Times bestselling author of The Cook Up and The Beast Side lays bare the voices of...


Spies of Mississippi: The True Story of the Spy Network that Tried to Destroy the Civil Rights Movement (History (US))

by Rick Bowers & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (November 20, 2017)

The Spies of Mississippi is a compelling story of how state spies tried to block voting rights for African Americans during the Civil Rights era. This book sheds new light on one of the most momentous periods...


Black Fortunes

by Shomari Wills Amistad (January 30, 2018)

“By telling the little-known stories of six pioneering African American entrepreneurs, Black Fortunes makes a worthy contribution to black history, to business history, and to American history.”—Margot...


The Influence of Race in History

by Philip V.N. Myers & Gustave Le Bon Editions Le Mono (January 24, 2017)

Among the factors which determine the birth and development of the basic elements of a civilization, one of the most important — perhaps the most important because it represents the synthesis of all the others...


The Emigrant Edge

by Brian Buffini Howard Books (August 01, 2017)

Brian Buffini, an Irish immigrant who went from rags to riches, shares his strategies for anyone who wants to achieve the American dream in this New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller.

Brian Buffini...


Live Through This: Surviving the Intersections of Sexuality, God, and Race

by Clay Cane Cleis Press (May 23, 2017)

This powerful book couldn’t come at a more timely juncture. With our deep misunderstanding of racial identity, the murder of transgender women increasing at an alarming rate, and the battle of faith and...


Negro Orators and Their Orations

by Carter G. Woodson Start Publishing LLC (March 03, 2016)

In reprinting these orations the editor has endeavored to present them here as nearly as possible in their original form. No effort has been made to improve the English. Published in this form, then, these orations...


The Fire This Time

by Jesmyn Ward Scribner (August 02, 2016)

A surprise New York Times bestseller, these groundbreaking essays and poems about race—collected by National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward and written by the most important voices of her generation—are “thoughtful,...


Nobody

by Marc Lamont Hill & Todd Brewster Atria Books (July 26, 2016)

Named a Best Book of 2016 by Kirkus Reviews

A New York Times Editor’s Choice

Nautilus Award Winner

“A worthy and necessary addition to the contemporary canon of civil rights literature.” —New York Times...


Brown

by Kamal Al-Solaylee HarperCollins Publishers (May 10, 2016)

Winner of the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing

Finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award for Non-fiction and the Trillium Book Award

A Globe and Mail, National Post, Toronto Life, Walrus...


The Lynching

by Laurence Leamer William Morrow (June 07, 2016)

The New York Times bestselling author of The Kennedy Women chronicles the powerful and spellbinding true story of a brutal race-based killing in 1981 and subsequent trials that undid one of the most pernicious...


Confederacy of Silence

by Richard Rubin Atria Books (June 15, 2010)

A compelling and vivid portrait of a Deep South community poised between the past and the future, this is the stunning true story of how a young New York writer plunged into a closed Mississippi society, and...


America in Black and White

by Stephan Thernstrom & Abigail Thernstrom Simon & Schuster (July 14, 2009)

In a book destined to become a classic, Stephan and Abigail Thernstrom present important new information about the positive changes that have been achieved and the measurable improvement in the lives of the...


Two Nations

by Andrew Hacker Scribner (May 11, 2010)

Why, despite continued efforts to increase understanding and expand opportunities, do black and white Americans still lead separate lives, continually marked by tension and hostility? In his much-lauded classic,...


Untouchables

by Narendra Jadhav Scribner (October 11, 2005)

Every sixth human being in the world today is an Indian, and every sixth Indian is an untouchable. For thousands of years the untouchables, or Dalits, the people at the bottom of the Hindu caste system, have...


Why Black Men Love White Women

by Rajen Persaud & Karen Hunter Gallery Books/Karen Hunter Publishing (January 12, 2008)

THE IRREVERENT, EYE-OPENING, AND HILARIOUS BOOK THAT DARES TO ASK...

Why do so many high-profile black men date and marry the most ordinary white women?

Why do so many other black men desire and covet the...


White Bucks and Black-Eyed Peas

by Marcus Mabry Scribner (June 30, 2014)

Exploring what it means to be “young, black, and talented” in America—and the high cost of teetering precariously between two separate worlds—Mabry examines the twentysomething experience, and chronicles...


Black & White

by T. Thomas Fortune & Seth Moglen Washington Square Press (February 06, 2007)

This new edition of T. Thomas Fortune's masterpiece -- originally published in 1884 -- presents a classic work of African-American political thought to a new generation of readers.

Like the intellectual giants...


Why the Dalai Lama Matters

by Robert Thurman Atria Books/Beyond Words (June 03, 2008)

His Holiness the Dalai Lama is an extraordinary example of a life dedicated to peace, communication, and unity. What he represents, and what he has accomplished, heals and transcends the current tensions between...


No Excuses

by Stephan Thernstrom & Abigail Thernstrom Simon & Schuster (July 14, 2009)

Black and Hispanic students are not learning enough in our public schools. Their typically poor performance is the most important source of ongoing racial inequality in America today. Thus, say Abigail and Stephan...


Flying over 96th Street

by Thomas L. Webber Scribner (May 11, 2010)

Tommy Webber is nine years old when his father, a founding minister of the East Harlem Protestant Parish, moves the family of six from a spacious apartment in an ivy-covered Gothic-style seminary on New York...


Burial for a King

by Rebecca Burns Scribner (January 04, 2011)

In the aftermath of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, riots broke out in 110 cities across the country. For five days, Atlanta braced for chaos while preparing to host King’s funeral. An unlikely alliance...


When and Where I Enter

by Paula J. Giddings HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

When and Where I Enter is an eloquent testimonial to the profound influence of African-American women on race and women's movements throughout American history. Drawing on speeches, diaries, letters, and other...


Shifting

by Ms. Charisse Jones & Kumea Shorter-Gooden HarperCollins (October 06, 2009)

Based on the African American Women's Voices Project, Shifting reveals that a large number of African American women feel pressure to com-promise their true selves as they navigate America's racial and gender...