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Cornwall, Susannah . SCM Core Text Theology and Sexuality. SCM Core Text. London, England: SCM Press, 2013. [access limited to one simultaneous reader]
Barndt, Joseph R. Becoming an Anti-Racist Church : Journeying Toward Wholeness. Prisms. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2011. [access limited to one simultaneous reader]
Blum, Edward J., and Harvey, Paul. The Color of Christ : The Son of God and the Saga of Race in America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012. [access limited to one simultaneous reader]
Carter, J. Kameron. Race : A Theological Account. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. [access limited to one simultaneous reader]
Glaude, Eddie S., Jr. An Uncommon Faith : A Pragmatic Approach to the Study of African American Religion. George H. Shriver Lecture Series in Religion in American History. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2018.
Hawkins, J. Russell, and Sinitiere, Phillip Luke, eds. Christians and the Color Line : Race and Religion after Divided by Faith. Cary: Oxford University Press USA - OSO, 2013. [access limited to one simultaneous reader]
Kinna, Ruth, and Gillian Whiteley. Cultures of Violence : Racial Violence and the Origins of Segregation in South Africa and the American South. Interventions. Abingdon, Oxon: Manchester University Press, 2020.
Maxwell, David. Race in a Post-Obama America : The Church Responds. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 2016. [access limited to three simultaneous readers]
Sechrest, Love L., Johnny Ramírez-Johnson, and Amos Yong. Can “White” People Be Saved? : Triangulating Race, Theology, and Mission. Missiological Engagements Series. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2018.
Smith, R. Drew, William Ackah, Anthony G. Reddie, and Rothney S. Tshaka. Contesting Post-Racialism: Conflicted Churches in the United States and South Africa. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2015.
Tisby, Jemar. The Color of Compromise : The Truth About the American Church’s Complicity in Racism. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan, 2019. [access limited to one simultaneous reader]
Boursier. Helen T. Desperately Seeking Asylum : Testimonies of Trauma, Courage, and Love. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2019. [access limited to three simultaneous readers]
Carroll R., M. Daniel. Christians at the Border : Immigration, the Church, and the Bible. Second Edition. Grand Rapids: Brazos Press, 2013. [access limited to one simultaneous reader]
Hogan, Thor. Hydrocarbon Nation : How Energy Security Made Our Nation Great and Climate Security Will Save Us. The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018.