Issues in Race & Society: Spring 2020 Edition

An Interdisciplinary Global Journal: Special Issue on the Global Black Middle Class

by Grace Khunou (special guest editor)Kris Marsh (special guest editor)Hayward Derrick Horton (editor)John Sibley ButlerMelvin E. Thomas (editor)
Contributors: Antonia E. AsherSumayya EbrahimDarrell HudsonOmari JacksonGrace KhunouPeace KiguwaSergio MalatjieKris MarshAlta MauroSam NkosiMary PattilloLesego Linda PlankCandice C. RobinsonTina K. SacksWhitney A. SewellJessica Welburn Paige

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Spring 2020 volume of ISSUES IN RACE AND SOCIETY has been made open-access, encouraging readers worldwide to read, comment, and engage with the ideas presented in these articles.

Cover design by Alisa Strauss


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    Spring 2020
  • original publisher
    University of Cincinnati Press
  • original publisher place
    Cincinnati, OH
  • publisher
    University of Cincinnati
  • publisher place
    Cincinnati Ohio
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    All rights reserved.
  • rights holder
    Association of Black Sociologists
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We encourage submissions that are multidisciplinary, multicultural, theoretically diverse, informed by empirical data (both qualitative and quantitative), innovative, and respectful of diverse perspectives. This will allow writers access to the latest, most creative debates, trends, and issues for and about communities of color and the Black Diaspora.

To register and submit through our online portal go to:

Association of Black Sociologists