Democracy & Dissent Book Group

This group, facilitated by Gisela Jernigan, discusses non-fiction books on many topics, most with a political-sociological bent. They've discussed books about education, politics, food, urban planning, border issues, economics, and issues of race and culture.
This group meets on the first Sunday of the month at 2:00pm.
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Capital in the Twenty-First Century Cover Image
ISBN: 9780674979857
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Published: Belknap Press - August 14th, 2017

Discussion on Sunday, December 1 at 2:00 pm.

Note: The Democracy and Dissent Book Group will discuss parts 1 and 2 in November and parts 3 and 4 and the conclusion in December.

In an analysis of a unique collection of data ranging as far back as the 18th century, acclaimed French economist Thomas Piketty makes a powerful case that we're on the way back to 'patrimonial capitalism,' in which the commanding heights of the economy are dominated by inherited wealth.

The Overstory Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393356687
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 2nd, 2019

Discussion on Sunday, January 5 at 2:00 pm.