Current Affairs

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  1. Book ImageZika: The Emerging Epidemic

    Donald G. McNeil, Jr.

    A gripping narrative about the Zika virus from the New York Times science reporter covering the outbreak.More

  2. Book ImageThe Great Divide: Unequal Societies and What We Can Do About Them

    Joseph E. Stiglitz

    In the face of rising inequality in America, Joseph E. Stiglitz charts a path toward real recovery and a more equal society.More

  3. Book ImageThe Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine

    Michael Lewis

    movie tie-in

    The #1 New York Times bestseller—Now a Major Motion Picture from Paramount PicturesMore

  4. Book ImageSaving Gotham: A Billionaire Mayor, Activist Doctors, and the Fight for Eight Million Lives

    Tom Farley

    The inside story of the most audacious public health campaign of the twenty-first century.More

  5. Book ImageMove: Putting America’s Infrastructure Back in the Lead

    Rosabeth Moss Kanter

    "America has been waiting for a call to think big and act big as we envision our transportation future. Kanter's important book is it." —Deval Patrick, governor of Massachusetts, 2007—2015More

  6. Book ImageThe Last Refuge: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's War in Arabia

    Gregory D. Johnsen

    “The best new book on al Qaeda . . . and the best book on Yemen in years.”—Bruce Riedel, Daily BeastMore

  7. Book ImagePink Sari Revolution: A Tale of Women and Power in India

    Amana Fontanella-Khan

    A triumphant portrait of a fiery sisterhood changing the lives of India's women.More

  8. Book ImageThermonuclear Monarchy: Choosing Between Democracy and Doom

    Elaine Scarry

    From one of our leading social thinkers, a compelling case for the elimination of nuclear weapons.More

  9. Book ImageJust Business: Multinational Corporations and Human Rights

    John Gerard Ruggie

    College Edition

    "A true master class in the art of making the impossible possible." —Paul PolmanMore

  10. Book ImageEnergy for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines

    Richard A. Muller

    “Policymakers and casual readers alike can benefit . . . eye-opening . . . sheds lots of light with little wasted heat.”—Publishers WeeklyMore

  11. Book ImageThe Second Arab Awakening: Revolution, Democracy, and the Islamist Challenge from Tunis to Damascus

    Adeed Dawisha

    An eye-opening survey of the recent Arab revolutions and their political consequences, comparing them to those of a previous generation.More

  12. Book ImageThe Price of Inequality: How Today's Divided Society Endangers Our Future

    Joseph E. Stiglitz

    A forceful argument against America's vicious circle of growing inequality by the Nobel Prize–winning economist.More

  13. Book ImageJust Business: Multinational Corporations and Human Rights

    John Gerard Ruggie

    "A true master class in the art of making the impossible possible." —Paul PolmanMore

  14. Book ImageFull Planet, Empty Plates: The New Geopolitics of Food Scarcity

    Lester R. Brown

    With food supplies tightening, countries are competing for the land and water resources needed to feed their people.More

  15. Book ImageAfter Mandela: The Struggle for Freedom in Post-Apartheid South Africa

    Douglas Foster

    The most important historical and journalistic portrait to date of a nation whose destiny will determine the fate of a continent.More

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