New Books in Public Policy

Interviews with Scholars of Public Policy about their New Books

https://newbooksnetwork.com/category/politics-society/public-policy/

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episode 494: Nancy Tomes, "Remaking the American Patient" (UNC Press, 2016)


Nancy Tomes questions the popular--and largely unexamined--idea that in order to get good health care, people must learn to shop for it...


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episode 8: William Gale, "Fiscal Therapy: Curing America's Debt Addiction and Investing in the Future" (Oxford UP, 2019)


The US government is laboring under an enormous debt burden, one that will impact the living standards of future generations of Americans by limiting investment in people and infrastructure...


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episode 7: Christof Spieler, "Trains, Buses, People: An Opinionated Atlas of US Transit" (Island Press, 2018)


"Trains, Buses, People' is a fascinating book about “How To” develop better transportation modes for US cities and urban...


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episode 19: Jill Stauffer, "Ethical Loneliness: The Injustice of Not Being Heard" (Columbia UP, 2015)


Jill Stauffer argues that survivors of unjust treatment and dehumanization can experience further harm when individuals and institutions will not or cannot hear the survivors’ claims...


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episode 185: Jill Stauffer, "Ethical Loneliness: The Injustice of Not Being Heard (Columbia UP, 2015)


Focused on hearing and what practices of hearing justice demands, Stauffer looks to survivors’ stories to analyze how the harm of ethical loneliness can be inflicted...


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episode 190: Christopher Preston, "The Synthetic Age: Outdesigning Evolution, Resurrecting Species, and Reengineering Our World" (MIT Press, 2018)


Dr. Christopher Preston argues that what is most startling about the Anthropocene is not only how much impact humans have had, but how much deliberate shaping humans will do...


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episode 340: Andra Gillespie, "Race and the Obama Administration: Substance, Symbols, and Hope" (Manchester UP, 2019)


Scholars and pundits have been busy trying to assess the legacy of President Barack Obama...


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episode 97: Jamila Lee-Johnson, and Ashley Gaskew, "Critical Theory and Qualitative Data Analysis in Education" (Routledge, 2018)


Jamila and Ashley talk to us about the importance of centering voices and perspectives that have been traditionally marginalized in the academy...


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episode 339: Sally Nuamah, "How Girls Achieve" (Harvard UP, 2019)


What does it take for all girls to achieve?


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