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Ebony and Ivy
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Craig Steven Wilder
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-17 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

A groundbreaking exploration of the intertwined histories of slavery, racism, and higher education in America, from a leading African American historian. A 2006 report commissioned by Brown University revealed that institution's complex and contested involvement in slavery--setting off a controversy that leapt from the ivory tower to make headlines across
Poison in the Ivy
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: W. Carson Byrd
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-24 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

The world of elite campuses is one of rarified social circles, as well as prestigious educational opportunities. W. Carson Byrd studied twenty-eight of the most selective colleges and universities in the United States to see whether elite students’ social interactions with each other might influence their racial beliefs in a
I Hear My People Singing
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Kathryn Watterson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-30 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

A vivid history of life in Princeton, New Jersey, told through the voices of its African American residents I Hear My People Singing shines a light on a small but historic black neighborhood at the heart of one of the most elite and world-renowned Ivy-League towns—Princeton, New Jersey. The vivid
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: John Lovchik
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-11 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Race and separate races of human beings do not exist. They are a myth. Yet, racism is very real. Because racism is the namesake of something that does not exist, there is general confusion about what it actually is. This confusion has served to protect racism, and even reinforce it.
Hidden Lives
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Caroline de Costa
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-10 - Publisher: Boolarong Press

It seems a perfect beach in tropical north Queensland, yet a sign marks the site where fifteen Aboriginal people were massacred more than a century before. Then on a sunny morning in 2002 the body of a young Aboriginal woman washes up on the sand. Accident … or murder? Close