98Apr 16, 1999
The Affluent Society: Book Discussion
Book group members discussed The Affluent Society, written by John Kenneth Galbraith. The book examined the definition of economic security in today’s society and the dangers of ...
87Feb 22, 1999
Corrosion of Character: Book Group
Mr. Corbin led a discussion of Richard Sennet’s book, Corrosion of Character: The Personal Consequences of Work in the New Capitalism, published by W.W. Norton. The book looks ...
75Mar 23, 1998
Book Discussion on Original Meanings
Participants discussed Jack Rakove’s Original Meanings: Politics and Ideas in the Making of the Constitution. They examined the book as a work of history and whether it is too academic ...