Black & Asian studies

    Origin of Others

    By Toni Morrison

    Hardback £15.17

    What is race and why does it matter? Why does the presence of Others make us so afraid? America's foremost novelist reflects on themes that preoccupy her work and dominate politics: race, fear, borders, mass movement of peoples, desire for belonging. Ta-Nehisi Coates provides a foreword to Toni Morrison's most...

    The Spiritual Lives of Young African Americans

    By Almeda Wright

    Hardback £21.81

    The Spiritual Lives of Young African Americans examines the role of spirituality in adolescent development and the ways that youth negotiate their world, and offers a vision of life for young people who are too often surrounded by death.

    West Indian Pentecostals

    By Janice A. McLean-Farrell

    Paperback £27.10

    This is a significant in-depth study that explores the cultural context of the religious experience of West Indian immigrant communities. Whereas most studies to date have focussed on how immigrants settle in their new home contexts, Janice A. McLean-Farrell argues for a more comprehensive perspective that takes into account the...

    Making of the Black Working Class in Britain

    By Ron Ramdin

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    A classic examination of the role of black working class struggles throughout the twentieth century

    Porter, Steward, Citizen

    By Royal A. Christian

    Hardback £22.69

    In 1919, Royal Christian privately published a memoir based on his experiences in World War I as a professional valet for Colonel Moorhead C. Kennedy in Paris and London. This narrative is a unique contribution to the history of African American men in WWI. However, the book has been lost...

    Civil Rights Movement

    By William Riches

    Paperback £22.46

    This is an ideal core text for modules on Civil Rights History or American History since 1945 - or a supplementary text for broader modules on American History, African-American History or Modern US Politics - which may be offered at the upper levels of an undergraduate History, Politics or American...

    Rabbit: A Memoir

    By Patricia Williams

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Growing up in a family that had been stuck in the ghetto for generations, it seemed impossible Patricia would ever escape. With a combination of grit, stubbornness, anger and love - and the kindness of others - she fought to break the cycle of poverty for the next generation.

    Black and British

    By David Olusoga

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    A story of the long relationship between the British Isles and the people of Africa and the Caribbean. It shows that the great industrial boom of the nineteenth century was built on American slavery, and that black Britons fought at Trafalgar and in the trenches of both World Wars.

    Scent of Jasmine

    By Anan Ameri

    Paperback £12.05

    Cultivation and Catastrophe

    Hardback Save £4.94 = £32.06

    This pathbreaking book offers stunning new insight into modern black literature, environmental humanities, and poetry and poetics.

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