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The Economics and Politics of Race Audiobook

The Economics and Politics of Race: An International Perspective

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Using an international framework, Sowell analyzes how much a racial group’s economic fate is determined by the surrounding society and how much by internal patterns that follow that same group around the world.

©2012 Thomas Sowell (P)2012 Blackstone

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    Martin P. Rodgers Saratoga Springs, NY 04-03-13
    Martin P. Rodgers Saratoga Springs, NY 04-03-13 Member Since 2012
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    Where does The Economics and Politics of Race rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    The content would be pretty high, but issues with the audio brought down the overall experience. I'm not sure if I would recommend this read to anyone


    What was the most compelling aspect of this narrative?

    The content was very interesting and presented in a way that you would likely never hear in school.


    What did you like about the performance? What did you dislike?

    Audio was awful and I had a lot of issues hearing every word clearly.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    This shouldn't be a film


    Any additional comments?

    It is always good to hear the views of both sides of a story. It was pretty enlightening to see how so much information in our modern life is framed in order to bolster the position of one side over another.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Tim 08-08-15
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    "eye opening"

    a wonderful survey of races and cultures often left out of the discussion on race and races and cultures over represented in the discussion in an objective light with critical evaluation of commonly misunderstood metrics.

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    Kevin 06-05-16
    Kevin 06-05-16 Member Since 2009
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    "Thomas Sowell is a genius."

    This book was informative and eye-opening. As usual, Dr. Sowelll delivers. Many myths are shattered and many misconceptions dispelled. Thank you Dr. Sowell for continuing to illuminate the world with your knowledge.

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