Current Affairs

Pages: 1 2 3 4 ... 8 NextSORT BY: Date | Title | Author
  1. Book ImageNo Apparent Distress: A Doctor's Coming-of-Age on the Front Lines of American Medicine

    Rachel Pearson

    A brutally frank memoir about doctors and patients in a health care system that puts the poor at risk.More

  2. Book ImageThe Morning They Came For Us: Dispatches from Syria

    Janine di Giovanni

    A New York Post Best Book of 2016
    Winner of the 2016 IWMF Courage in Journalism Award
    Winner of the 2016 Hay Festival Medal for Prose

    "Destined to become a classic." —Lisa Shea, ElleMore

  3. Book ImageAnatomy of Terror: From the Death of bin Laden to the Rise of the Islamic State

    Ali Soufan

    A compelling, definitive account of how and why bin Laden’s ideology keeps rising from the dead.More

  4. Book ImageA Colony in a Nation

    Chris Hayes

    New York Times best-selling author and Emmy Award–winning news anchor Chris Hayes argues that there are really two Americas: a Colony and a Nation.More

  5. Book ImageThe New Odyssey: The Story of the Twenty-First Century Refugee Crisis

    Patrick Kingsley

    In the humane tradition of Katherine Boo’s Behind the Beautiful Forevers comes a searing account of the international refugee crisis.More

  6. Book ImageThe Shia Revival

    Vali Nasr

    Updated Edition

    “Historically incisive, geographically broad-reaching, and brimming with illuminating anecdotes.” —Max Rodenbeck, New York Review of BooksMore

  7. Book ImageZika: The Emerging Epidemic

    Donald G. McNeil, Jr.

    A gripping narrative about the origins and spread of the Zika virus by New York Times science reporter Donald G. McNeil Jr.More

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

Pages: 1 2 3 4 ... 8 Next