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New book on Terrorism and National Security Reform

New book on Terrorism and National Security Reform

Do blue-ribbon commissions influence policy? In what circumstances can they drive change? How do they catalyze policy reform? These three questions form the basis of Assistant Professor Jordan Tama’s new…

Academic book focuses on terrorism, by Joseph T. McCann’s Terrorism on American Soil, published this fall by Sentient Publications

Terrorism has plagued the United States throughout its history, though some seem to believe it began with the Oklahoma City bombing and the Sept. 11 attacks. A new book by…

Laura Bush’s Memoir and autobiography, “Spoken From the Heart,” is a deeply felt book.

Laura Bush’s Memoir and autobiography, “Spoken From the Heart,” is a deeply felt book.

Laura Bush’s new memoir, “Spoken From the Heart,” is really two books. The first is a deeply felt, keenly observed account of her childhood and youth in Texas — an…

Spanish publishing industry damaged by increasing digital piracy of books.

Spanish publishing industry damaged by increasing digital piracy of books.

The Spanish publishing industry reduced its gross income in about 150 million euros last year due to digital piracy of books. The losses caused by illegal photocopying, meanwhile, moved in…

Saving the Americas: The Dangerous Decline of Latin America and What The U.S. Must Do

Saving the Americas: The Dangerous Decline of Latin America and What The U.S. Must Do

Andres Oppenheimer’s latest book, “Saving the Americas: Latin America’s dangerous decline, and what the United States must do,” was described by New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson and former Brazilian President…

The Central Liberal Truth

The Central Liberal Truth

Which cultural values, beliefs, and attitudes best promote democracy, social justice, and prosperity? How can we use the forces that shape cultural change, such as religion, education, and political leadership,…