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Political Bookworm: February, 2012

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 02/28/2012

Fixing schools with brawn and brains

Journalist Matthew Tully spent a year studying Manual High School in a tough section of Indianapolis and came away with some insight into how to fix our troubled schools.

By Matthew Tully  |  02:02 PM ET, 02/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 02/26/2012

BOOK WORLD bestsellers — Feb. 26, 2012

Washington readers decide.

By Christopher Schoppa  |  02:57 PM ET, 02/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Political Bookworm

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 02/26/2012

The Political Best — Feb. 26, 2012

Those political titles with muscle ...

By Christopher Schoppa  |  02:46 PM ET, 02/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Political Bookworm

Posted at 04:48 PM ET, 02/24/2012

Five reasons Hollywood is not a bastion of liberalism

While Hollywood has long been regarded as a hotbed of liberal activism, author Steven J. Ross has discovered that convservatism has a longer history in Tinseltown.

By Steven J. Ross  |  04:48 PM ET, 02/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 02/21/2012

BOOK WORLD bestsellers — Feb. 19, 2012

By Christopher Schoppa  |  02:27 PM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Political Bookworm, Political Bookworm

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 02/21/2012

The Political Best — Feb. 19, 2012

Those political titles with muscle ...

By Christopher Schoppa  |  02:22 PM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Political Bookworm

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 02/17/2012

Santorum book stirs controversy, again

Former senator and current presidential candidate wrote his book espousing his hardline conservative views in 2005, and it still generates heat.

By Steven Levingston  |  02:17 PM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 02/16/2012

Can Germany change the Greek character?

Europe’s efforts, led by Germany, to impoverish Greece will not encourage the country to accept needed reforms, argues author James Edward Miller

By James Edward Miller  |  11:26 AM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 02/14/2012

Four perversities of the law

Far from clear-cut, our legal system is full of paradoxes that law professor Leo Katz helps explain.

By Leo Katz  |  11:33 AM ET, 02/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 02/13/2012

Bristol Palin’s Craigslist plea for fans

Author of memoir “Not Afraid of Life” tries to entice readers to a book signing through Craigslist ad offering free copies.

By Steven Levingston  |  05:17 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 02/13/2012

BOOK WORLD bestsellers — Feb. 12, 2012

Washington chooses

By Christopher Schoppa  |  09:20 AM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Political Bookworm

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 02/13/2012

The Political Best — Feb. 12, 2012

Those political titles with muscle ...

By Christopher Schoppa  |  09:17 AM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Political Bookworm

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 02/10/2012

Sex and political polarization

Author Nancy L. Cohen describes how the sexual counterrevolution has driven a wedge between the parties and contributed to a kind of political delirium.

By Steven Levingston  |  10:43 AM ET, 02/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 02/03/2012

The Political Best — Feb. 5, 2012

Those political titles with muscle ...

By Christopher Schoppa  |  05:02 PM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Political Bookworm

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 02/03/2012

BOOK WORLD bestsellers — Feb. 5, 2012

The Washington region decides ...

By Christopher Schoppa  |  04:50 PM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Political Bookworm

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 02/03/2012

Will racism hinder Obama’s re-election?

Prof. Donald Kinder whose book “The End of Race” details the role of race in the 2008 election, assesses the issue’s possible impact in this year’s presidential vote.

By Donald R. Kinder  |  11:14 AM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 11/05/2010

Former Palin aide fined for using emails in memoir

Frank Bailey was under investigation by Alaska’s attorney general’s office for use of state emails in writing of his book.

By Steven Levingston  |  04:01 PM ET, 11/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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