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  • Basic Economics

    Basic Economics
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465060733

    In this fifth edition of Basic Economics , Thomas Sowell revises and updates his popular book on common sense economics, bringing the world into clearer focus through a basic understanding of the fundamental economic principles and how they explain…

  • Economic Facts and Fallacies

    Economic Facts and Fallacies
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465022038

    In Economic Facts and Fallacies , Thomas Sowell exposes some of the most popular fallacies about economic issues in a lively manner that does not require any prior knowledge of economics. These fallacies include many beliefs widely disseminated in t…

  • Discrimination and Disparities

    Discrimination and Disparities
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541645639

    An enlarged edition of Thomas Sowell's brilliant examination of the origins of economic disparities Economic and other outcomes differ vastly among individuals, groups, and nations. Many explanations have been offered for the differences. Some belie…

  • Black Rednecks & White Liberals

    Black Rednecks & White Liberals
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594031434

    Presents an examination of common beliefs about blacks, Jews, Germans, slavery, and the teaching of history, and maintains that misconceptions and errors have led to narrow and mistaken political and educational policies.

  • Intellectuals and Society

    Intellectuals and Society
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465025220

    This much revised and reorganized edition of Intellectuals and Society is more than half again larger than the first edition. Four new chapters have been added on intellectuals and race, including a chapter on race and intelligence. These new chapte…

  • Affirmative Action Around the World

    Affirmative Action Around the World
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300107753

    In this important book, an eminent authority presents a new perspective on affirmative action, investigating its actual consequences in the United States and in other countries where it has been in effect. Evaluating his empirical data, Thomas Sowel…

  • Wealth, Poverty and Politics

    Wealth, Poverty and Politics
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465096763

    In Wealth, Poverty, and Politics , Dr. Thomas Sowell of the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, examines the reasons for large differences in income and wealth between nations and among groups within nations. A wide range of geographic, demogra…

  • Migrations And Cultures

    Migrations And Cultures
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465045891

    Most commentators look at the issue of immigration from the viewpoint of immediate politics. In doing so, they focus on only a piece of the issue and lose touch with the larger picture. Now Thomas Sowell offers a sweeping historical and global look…

  • Intellectuals and Race

    Intellectuals and Race
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465058723

    Intellectuals and Race is a radical book in the original sense of one that goes to the root of the problem. The role of intellectuals in racial strife is explored in an international context that puts the American experience in a wholly new light. T…

  • On Classical Economics

    On Classical Economics
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300126068

    A reexamination of classical economic theory and methods, by a senior economist of international stature Thomas Sowell's many writings on the history of economic thought have appeared in a number of scholarly journals and books, and these writings h…

  • Charter Schools and Their Enemies

    Charter Schools and Their Enemies
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541675131

    As public schools in low income areas fell into disrepair and failed to meet the needs of disadvantaged and minority students, charter schools offered an alternative. These schools were born out of the idea that low income families should be allowed…

  • Personal Odyssey, A

    Personal Odyssey, A
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780684864655

    This is the gritty story of one man's lifelong education in the school of hard knocks, as his journey took him from Harlem to the Marines, the Ivy League, and a career as a controversial writer, teacher, and economist in government and private indus…

  • Conquests and Cultures

    Conquests and Cultures
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465014002

    This book is the culmination of 15 years of research and travels that have taken the author completely around the world twice, as well as on other travels in the Mediterranean, the Baltic, and around the Pacific rim. Its purpose has been to try to u…

  • A Conflict of Visions

    A Conflict of Visions
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465002054

    In this classic work, Thomas Sowell analyzes the two competing visions that shape our debates about the nature of reason, justice, equality, and power: the constrained" vision, which sees human nature as unchanging and selfish, and the unconstrained…

  • The Quest for Cosmic Justice

    The Quest for Cosmic Justice
    av Thomas Sowell

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780684864631

    This is not a comforting book -- it is a book about disturbing issues that are urgently important today and enduringly critical for the future. It rejects both "merit" and historical redress as principles for guiding public policy. It shows how "pea…

  • Ethnic America

    Ethnic America
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465020751

    This classic work by the distinguished economist traces the history of nine American ethnic groups,the Irish, Germans, Jews, Italians, Chinese, African-Americans, Puerto Ricans, and Mexicans.

  • Race And Culture

    Race And Culture
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465067978

    Encompassing more than a decade of research around the globe, this book shows that cultural capital has far more impact than politics, prejudice, or genetics on the social and economic fates of minorities, nations, and civilization.

  • The Vision of the Anointed

    The Vision of the Anointed
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465089956

    Sowell presents a devastating critique of the mind-set behind the failed social policies of the past thirty years. Sowell sees what has happened during that time not as a series of isolated mistakes but as a logical consequence of a tainted vision w…

  • Trickle Down" Theory and "Tax Cuts for the Rich

    Trickle Down" Theory and "Tax Cuts for the Rich
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780817916152

    This essay unscrambles gross misconceptions that have made rational debates about tax policies virtually impossible for decades.

  • Civil Rights: Rhetoric or Reality?

    Civil Rights: Rhetoric or Reality?
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780688062699

    It is now more than three decades since the historic Supreme Court decision on desegregation, Brown v. Board of Education. Thomas Sowell takes a tough, factual look at what has actually happened over these decades -- as distinguished from the hopes…

  • Marxism

    Marxism
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415688031

    First published in 1985, Thomas Sowell's book is a crisp, lucid and commonsensical introduction to Marx's own writings and to Marxist theory. It combines readability with intellectual rigour and distils more than a quarter of a century of Thomas Sow…

  • Marxism

    Marxism
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415687898

    First published in 1985, Thomas Sowell's book is a crisp, lucid and commonsensical introduction to Marx's own writings and to Marxist theory. It combines readability with intellectual rigour and distils more than a quarter of a century of Thomas Sow…

  • Essays and Data on American Ethnic Groups

    Essays and Data on American Ethnic Groups
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780877662112

  • Applied Economics

    Applied Economics
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465081431

    The ideal companion volume to the acclaimed Basic Economics --a guide to how our economic decisions turn out in practical terms. The application of economics to major contemporary real world problems--housing, medical care, discrimination, the econo…

  • American Ethnic Groups

    American Ethnic Groups
    av Thomas Sowell

    Pocket - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780877662105

  • A Conflict of Visions: Ideological Origins of Political Struggles

    A Conflict of Visions: Ideological Origins of Political Struggles
    av Thomas Sowell

    Övrigt - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441788023

    Controversies in politics arise from many sources, but the conlficts that endure for generations or centuries show a remarkably consistent pattern. In this book, which the author calls a "culmination of thirty years of work in the history of ideas,"…

  • Barbarians inside the Gates and Other Controversial Essays

    Barbarians inside the Gates and Other Controversial Essays
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780817995829

    A collection of essays that discusses such issues as the media, immigration, the minimum wage and multiculturalism.

  • Black Rednecks and White Liberals

    Black Rednecks and White Liberals
    av Thomas Sowell

    CD-bok - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786168781

    Black Rednecks and White Liberals is the capstone of decades of outstanding research and writing on racial and cultural issues by Thomas Sowell. This explosive new book challenges many of the long-held assumptions about blacks, Jews, Germans and Naz…

  • Education

    Education
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780817981129

    In the papers collected in Education: Assumptions versus History, Dr. Thomas Sowell takes a hard look at the state of education in our schools and universities. His imperative is to test the assumptions underlying contemporary educational policies a…

  • Encounter Books 10th Anniversary Boxed Set

    Encounter Books 10th Anniversary Boxed Set
    av Melanie Phillips, Thomas Sowell, Roger Kimball

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594032561

  • Say's Law

    Say's Law
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691646435

    Say's Law--the idea that "supply creates its own demand"--has been a basic concept in economics for almost two centuries. Thomas Sowell traces its evolution as it emerged from successive controversies, particularly two of the most bitter and long la…

  • Say's Law

    Say's Law
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691619569

    Say's Law--the idea that "supply creates its own demand"--has been a basic concept in economics for almost two centuries. Thomas Sowell traces its evolution as it emerged from successive controversies, particularly two of the most bitter and long la…

  • Vägen ut ur slummen - marknader och minoriteter

    Vägen ut ur slummen - marknader och minoriteter
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1989 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789175661582

    Hur ser de ekonomiska villkoren egentligen ut för Förenta staternas många minoriteter - för de svarta, för asiater, puertoricaner, judar och mexikaner?I vilken grad beror skillnader i ekonomiska villkor verkligen på diskriminering?Vilka effekter har…

  • Controversial Essays

    Controversial Essays
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780817929923

    One of conservatism's most articulate voices dissects today's most important economic, racial, political, education, legal, and social issues, sharing his entertaining and thought-provoking insights on a wide range of contentious subjects. --""This…

  • Knowledge And Decisions

    Knowledge And Decisions
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465037384

    With a new preface by the author, this reissue of Thomas Sowell's classic study of decision making updates his seminal work in the context of The Vision of the Annointed , Sowell, one of America's most celebrated public intellectuals, describes in c…

  • Ever Wonder Why?

    Ever Wonder Why?
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780817947521

    Thomas Sowell takes aim at a range of legal, social, racial, educational, and economic issues in this latest collection of his controversial, never boring, always thought-provoking essays. From ""gun control myths"" to ""mealy mouth media"" to ""fre…

  • Basic Economics: A Citizen's Guide to the Ecomomy

    Basic Economics: A Citizen's Guide to the Ecomomy
    av Thomas Sowell

    Övrigt - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786174614

    Thomas Sowell has a different idea about how economics should be taught. With this groundbreaking introduction to economics, Sowell has thrown out the graphs, statistics, and jargon. Learning economics, he believes, should be relaxing--and even enjo…

  • Charter Schools and Their Enemies

    Charter Schools and Their Enemies
    av Thomas Sowell

    CD-bok - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781549160431

    A leading conservative intellectual defends charter schools against the teachers' unions, politicians, and liberal educators who threaten to dismantle their success.The black-white educational achievement gap--so much discussed for so many y…

  • Late-Talking Children

    Late-Talking Children
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465038350

    The painful and baffling mystery as to why some obviously bright children do not begin talking until long after the "normal" time is explored in this book through personal experiences and the findings of scientific research. The author's own experie…

  • Discrimination and Disparities

    Discrimination and Disparities
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541645608

    A searching re-examination of the assumptions, and the evidence for and against, current approaches to issues of economic and other disparitiesDiscrimination and Disparities challenges believers in such one-factor explanations of economic outcome di…

  • Dismantling America

    Dismantling America
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465022519

    These wide-ranging essays- on many individual political, economic, cultural and legal issues- have as a recurring, underlying theme the decline of the values and institutions that have sustained and advanced American society for more than two centur…

  • Applied Economics

    Applied Economics
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465003457

    This revised edition of Applied Economics is about fifty percent larger than the first edition. It now includes a chapter on the economics of immigration and new sections of other chapters on such topics as the"creative" financing of home-buying tha…

  • Inside American Education

    Inside American Education
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780743254083

  • Competitive Manufacturing

    Competitive Manufacturing
    av Thomas J. Sowell

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781413487121

  • Inside American Education

    Inside American Education
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780029303306

  • Is Reality Optional?

    Is Reality Optional?
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780817992620

    Sowell challenges all the assumptions of contemporary liberalism on issues ranging from the economy to race to education in this collection of controversial essays, and captures his thoughts on politics, race, and common sense with a section at the…

  • The Einstein Syndrome

    The Einstein Syndrome
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465081417

    The Einstein Syndrome is a follow-up to Late-Talking Children, which established Thomas Sowell as a leading spokesman on the subject. While many children who talk late suffer from developmental disorders or autism, there is a certain well-defined gr…

  • The Thomas Sowell Reader

    The Thomas Sowell Reader
    av Thomas Sowell

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465022502

    These selections from the many writings of Thomas Sowell over a period of a half century cover social, economic, cultural, legal, educational, and political issues. The sources range from Dr. Sowell's letters, books, newspaper columns, and articles…

  • The Housing Boom and Bust

    The Housing Boom and Bust
    av Thomas Sowell

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465019861

    Scary headlines and scarier statistics tell the story of a financial crisis on a scale not seen in decades,certainly not within the lifetime of most Americans. Moreover, this is a worldwide financial crisis. Financial institutions on both sides of t…