Barbarians Inside the Gates: And Other Controversial Essays

Barbarians Inside the Gates: And Other Controversial Essays

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

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

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A collection of essays by a popular columnist. With his usual unrelenting candor, he cuts through stereotypes, popular mythology, and mushy thinking surrounding social, economic, racial, and political issues. A sample gem: "No one is more dogmatically insistent on conformity than those who advocate `diversity.'" No index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9780817995829
Publisher:
Hoover Institution Press
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Series:
Publication Series
Pages:
268
Sales rank:
424,256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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Thomas Sowell is the Rose and Milton Friedman Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. Among his published works are Basic Economics, Late Talking Children, and Race and Culture. He has also published in both academic journals and the popular media including Newsweek, Forbes, the Wall Street Journal, and 150 newspapers that carry his nationally syndicated column.

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Barbarians inside the Gates and Other Controversial Essays 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
joe19 More than 1 year ago
Thomas Sowell is great you learn the real thruth about our country! They are all must reads!!! I know some times hearing the real truth sucks but ya gotta! Love Carrie
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Guest More than 1 year ago
Thomas Sowell is one of the most fearless writers of our time. A must read for anyone seeking understanding of today's complex societal issues.