1,054Nov 17, 2009
Book Discussion on Scroogenomics
Joel Waldfogel talked about his book Scroogenomics: Why You Shouldn’t Buy Presents for the Holidays (Princeton University Press; October 25, 2009). In his book he argues that Americans ...
240Apr 14, 2008
Book Discussion on Racial Paranoia
John Jackson talked about his book Racial Paranoia: The Unintended Consequences of Political Correctness (Basic Civitas Books, March 24, 2008). He talked about the relationship between race, ...
182Mar 9, 2005
Book Discussion on Jefferson's Secrets: Death and Desire at Monticello
Andrew Burstein talked about his book Jefferson’s Secrets: Death and Desire at Monticello, published by Basic Books. It examined at the private life of America’s third ...
165Feb 25, 2003
Book Discussion on In the Shadows of War
Professor Childers discusses his book In the Shadows of War: An American Pilot’s Odyssey Through Occupied France and the Camps of Nazi Germany, published by Henry Holt and ...
132Feb 12, 2007
Book Discussion on Monkey Girl
Edward Humes talked about his book Monkey Girl: Evolution, Education, Religion, and the Battle for America’s Soul, published by Ecco. He described the 2005 court case Kitzmiller ...
24Jun 14, 1999
Book Discussion on Eniac
Mr. McCartney talked about his book ENIAC: The Triumphs and Tragedies of the World’s First Computer published by Walker & Co. The book is an account of the achievements and ...
13Jul 12, 2000
Book Discussion on Reflections in Black
Ms. Willis talked about her book Reflections in Black: A History of Black Photographers, 1840 to the Present, published by W.W. Norton. She also responded to questions from the ...