The following book is required for SPRING 2023 for both class sections.
Updated January 25 2023
Required Text: available at the Lehman College bookstore.
Karenga, Maulana. Introduction to Black Studies. University of Sankore Press, 2010. 4th Edition. ISBN 978-0-943412-30-6. $45. Be sure to get the 4th edition of the book. Many of the cheaper copies online are earlier editions. Also on reserve at Lehman’s library. Books can be ordered online directly from the publisher at the Sankore Press website at the list price.
The course book order has been placed with the Lehman College Bookstore and texts are widely available both new and used from a variety of online vendors.
Recommended Text: (not required, but very useful background)
Clarke, John Henrik. Africans at the Crossroads: Notes for an African World Revolution. Africa World Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-8654327-1-0. $34.95. Note: older editions are fine. Also on reserve at Lehman’s library. Books can be ordered online directly from the publisher at the Africa World Press website at the list price.
NOTE: Both books are often listed online at inflated prices. Check the bookstore first before buying at more than the list price. Used/rental copies are often available cheaper than online, especially when shipping costs are added. Also, links above allow you to purchase online directly from the publishers at their list price plus shipping.