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Virtual Book Displays

This guide highlights books from the library's collection on different timely themes.

Pace Library Ebooks about Social Justice

Cover of the book Sociology and Social Justice

Sociology and Social Justice by Margaret Abraham

This volume superbly conceptualises and contextualises social justice in and for our global age. The stellar cast of sociologists connect concepts to practices and outline the challenges we face, as well as providing necessary responses.

Margaret Abraham is a Professor of Sociology at Hofstra University and Past President of the International Sociological Association.

Cover of the book Art and Social Justice

Art and Social Justice : The Media Connection by Mike Hajimichael

This book is a collection of articles that reflect on various connectivities between art and social justice and media which are pertinent to studying contemporary societies. How different forms of media and art, in the broadest possible meaning of these terms, reflect on, relate to, and campaign for social justice is an important topic to consider as artists, academics and activists. 

The Warmth of Other Suns : the Epic Story of America's Great Migration

The Warmth of Other Suns : the Epic Story of America's Great Migration

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life. From 1915 to 1970, this exodus of almost six million people changed the face of America.