Understanding America

Understanding America

The Anatomy of an Exceptional Nation

By Peter H. Schuck; JAMES Q WILSON

PublicAffairs, Hardcover, 9781586485610, 704pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2008

Description

The nation's top scholars explore America's quintessential values, institutions, and challenges



About the Author

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor of Law at Yale Law School. He is the author of many books, including Targeting in Social Problems.
James Q.Wilson, a former president of the American Political Science Association, was for twenty-six years the Shattuck Professor of Government at Harvard and then for twelve years the Collins Professor of Management and Public Policy at UCLA.