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Hoover hosts conference on inequality in honor of Gary Becker

Thursday, September 25, 2014 to Friday, September 26, 2014

The Hoover Institution hosted a conference on inequality in memory of Gary Becker during September 25 and 26, 2014.

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Congressman Michael McCaul visits the Hoover Institution

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, joined Hoover fellows for a Leadership Forum roundtable at the Hoover Institution on Wednesday, September 24.  The discussion brought together Hoover senior fellows, research fellows, National Security Affairs Fellows, and other guests to discuss the state of the nation’s homeland security.

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Edward Rozek Papers, Box 74, Folder 13, Hoover Institution Archives

Papers of Conservative Thinker Edward Rozek Now Available

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The Hoover Archives is pleased to announce the opening of the Edward Rozek papers that document the life and work of the Polish-born US political scientist and conservative thinker. Highlights of the collection include his unpublished memoirs, correspondence with key individuals within the conservative movement, and audio recordings from the Institute for the Study of Comparative Politics and Ideologies featuring Sidney Hook, Edward Teller, Walter Judd, and others.

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Joseph D. McNamara

Remembering Joseph McNamara

Friday, September 19, 2014

Joseph D. McNamara, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and former San Jose police chief, passed away Friday, September 19, 2014.

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Library & Archives Rolls Out New Website

Friday, September 5, 2014

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives are pleased to launch their new and updated website. With more than one hundred pages of new content, collection materials are easier to find by regional and topical pages. News items are better integrated across the site, while the strong visual design highlights the depth and breadth of materials in Hoover collections.

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Hoover hosts NAFTA at Twenty conference

In NAFTA at 20, Boskin provides a unique perspective to the history and effectiveness of NAFTA

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

The Hoover Institution Press today released NAFTA at 20edited by Hoover senior fellow and renowned economist Michael Boskin.  NAFTA at 20 offers a unique compilation of perspectives from US, Canadian, and Mexican economists, historians, and policy makers of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and examines its conception, creation, outcomes so far, and future.

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Library & Archives Rolls Out New Website

Thursday, September 18, 2014

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives are pleased to announce the launch of their new and updated website (http://www.hoover.org/library-archives). Offering more than one hundred pages of new content, the website better enables visitors to discover the six thousand archival collections and nearly one million library volumes held at Hoover.

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Nuclear Security: The Problems and the Road Ahead by Secretary George Shultz

Nuclear Security: The Problems and the Road Ahead Examines Worldwide Efforts to Control Threat of Nuclear Weapons

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

The Hoover Institution Press today released Nuclear Security: The Problems and the Road Ahead by Secretary George Shultz, a distinguished fellow at the Hoover Institution.  In this book, Shultz and his coauthors examine worldwide efforts to control nuclear weapons and ensure the safety of nuclear weapons and reactors against catastrophic accidents.

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Iraq after America: Strongmen, Sectarians, Resistance

In Iraq After America, Rayburn Focuses on Why Iraq Is Too Important to Disregard

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

The Hoover Institution Press today released Iraq after America by Colonel Joel Rayburn, a contributor to the Hoover Institution’s Working Group on Islamism and the International Order.

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In Democracy’s Dangers and Discontents, Thornton Sheds Light on How Increased Democratization Isn’t Always a Good Thing

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

STANFORD The Hoover Institution Press today released Democracy’s Dangers and Discontents by Hoover research fellow Bruce Thornton.  This thoughtful book traces the historical process by which American democracy has evolved, discussing past criticisms and showing that those dangers and discontents afflict us today. Thornton argues for the Constitution’s vision of limited government and recovering our forgotten antidemocratic tradition.

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