February 20, 2011
Selected New Books on Higher Education
The Black Professoriat: Negotiating a Habitable Space in the Academy, edited by Sandra Jackson and Richard Greggory Johnson III (Peter Lang Publishing; 254 pages; $129.95 hardcover, $32.95 paperback). Presents what are termed "autoethnographic" narratives by black scholars, including African-Americans as well as academics from Africa and the Caribbean.
Compromising Scholarship: Religious and Political Bias in American Higher Education, by George