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Issues of Our Time

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  1. Book ImageMore than Just Race: Being Black and Poor in the Inner City

    William Julius Wilson

    Paperback

    A preeminent sociologist of race explains a groundbreaking new framework for understanding racial inequality, challenging both conservative and liberal dogma.More

  2. Book ImageThe Marketplace of Ideas: Reform and Resistance in the American University

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Louis Menand

    Hardcover

    Has American higher education become a dinosaur?More

  3. Book ImageMore than Just Race: Being Black and Poor in the Inner City

    William Julius Wilson

    Hardcover

    A preeminent sociologist of race explains a groundbreaking new framework for understanding racial inequality, challenging both conservative and liberal dogma.More

  4. Book ImageModern Liberty: And the Limits of Government

    Charles Fried

    Paperback

    “An erudite, sharp-tongued libertarian, eager to do battle with censors, regulators ... and sanctimonious busybodies of every stripe.”—New York TimesMore

  5. Book ImageIdentity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny

    Amartya Sen

    Paperback

    “One of the few world intellectuals on whom we may rely to make sense out of our existential confusion.”—Nadine GordimerMore

  6. Book ImageCosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers

    Kwame Anthony Appiah

    Paperback

    “A brilliant and humane philosophy for our confused age.”—Samantha Power, author of A Problem from HellMore