Useful Reading


Differing Perspectives

1.    Frances: Twilight of American Sanity: A Psychiatrist Analyzes the Age of Trump

2.    Bauman: Liquid Time: Living in an Age of Uncertainty

3.    Engelhardt: The United States of Fear

4.    Fukuyama: Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment

5.    Grary: I Is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How it Shapes the Way We See the World

6.    Gilligan: Darkness Now Visible: Patriarchy’s Resurgence and Feminist Resistance

7.   Giroux: America at War with Itself

8.   Harle: The Enemy with a Thousand faces: The Tradition of the Other in Western Political Thought and History

9.   Hirsh: At War with Ourselves: Why America Is Squandering Its Chance to Build a Better World

10.Hochschild: Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right

11. Iminds: Tragedy of the Commons: Ideas & Concepts

12. Oberdiek: Living in a Technological Culture: Human Tools and Human Values

13. Putnam: Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis

14. Reich: Supercapitalism

15. Rothstein: When Good Jobs Go Bad: Globalization, De-unionization and Declining Job Quality in the North American Auto Industry

16. Snyder: The Disrupted Workplace: Time and the Moral Order of Flexible Capitalism

17. Van Horn: Working Scared (Or Not At All): The Lost Decade, Great Recession, and Restoring the Shattered American Dream

18. Vance: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis

19. Westley: Getting To Maybe: How The World Is Changed

20. Harris: Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialogue

21. Mearshimer: Great Delusion: Liberal Dreams and International Relations