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In Retreat: America's Withdrawal from the Middle East

by Russell A. Bermanvia Hoover Press
Thursday, May 1, 2014

Russell A. Berman explains how the US withdrawal from the Middle East could have long-term consequences, as other forces come forward to fill the gap. He details how the retreat began and how the reduction of the US commitment has, in turn, set off a wave of repercussions.

Israel and the Arab Turmoil

by Itamar Rabinovichvia Hoover Press
Thursday, May 1, 2014

Itamar Rabinovich examines how Israel is facing a new and changing regional order in the Middle East, from the ramifications of the Arab Spring to a receding US role and beyond. The author looks specifically at Israel’s evolving relationships with Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, Turkey, and the Palestinians.

To Make and Keep Peace Among Ourselves and with All Nations

by Angelo M. Codevillavia Hoover Press
Thursday, May 1, 2014

Angelo Codevilla asks, What does it mean for the United States to be at peace? How is it to be won and preserved in our time? Noting that our government’s increasingly unlimited powers flow in part from our statesmen’s inability to stay out of wars or win them and that our statesmen and academics have ceased to think about such thing. the purpose of this book is to rekindle such thoughts.

Teachers versus the Public: What Americans Think about Schools and How to Fix Them

by Michael Henderson, Paul E. Peterson, Martin R. Westvia Brookings Institution Press
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

A comprehensive exploration of 21st Century school politics, Teachers versus the Public offers the first comparison of the education policy views of both teachers and the public as a whole, and reveals a deep, broad divide between the opinions held by citizens and those who teach in the public schools.

What Lies Ahead, Edited by Chester Finn and Richard Sousa

What Lies Ahead for America's Children and Their Schools

via Hoover Press
Friday, February 21, 2014

The coming decade holds immense potential for dramatic improvement in US education and in the achievement of American children—provided that we seize the opportunities at hand and are not deterred by the obstacles to change.

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Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit

by Stephen Haber, Charles Calomirisvia Princeton University Press
Thursday, February 6, 2014

Fragile by Design is a revealing exploration of the ways that politics inevitably intrudes into bank regulation.

The Moscow Bombings of September 1999: Examinations of Russian Terrorist Attacks at the Onset of Vladimir Putin's Rule

by John B. Dunlopvia Ibidem
Saturday, February 1, 2014

The five chapters contained in this volume focus on the complex and tumultuous events occurring in Russia during the five months from May through September 1999. 

The Classical Liberal Constitution: The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Harvard University Press
Wednesday, January 1, 2014

American liberals and conservatives alike take for granted a progressive view of the Constitution that took root in the early twentieth century.

The Myth of America’s Decline: Politics, Economics, and a Half Century of False Prophecies

The Myth of America's Decline: Politics, Economics, and a Half Century of False Prophecies

by Josef Joffevia Books by Hoover Fellows
Monday, November 4, 2013

A provocative and contrarian work—filled with great lessons from history—that challenges the pervasive notion that America is on the decline.

 
The New Deal and Modern American Conservatism: A Defining Rivalry, by Hoover fel

The New Deal and Modern American Conservatism: A Defining Rivalry

by Gordon Lloyd, David Davenportvia Books by Hoover Fellows
Thursday, October 31, 2013

Providing an often-overlooked historical perspective, Gordon Lloyd and David Davenport show how the New Deal of the 1930s established the framework for today’s US domestic policy and the ongoing debate between progressives and conservatives. They examine the pivotal issues of the dispute, laying out the progressive-conservative arguments between Hoover and Roosevelt in the 1930s and illustrating how those issues remain current in public policy today.

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