Thomas Sowell

Thomas Sowell is an American economist, social theorist, and senior fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution. Born on June 30, 1930, in North Carolina, he is known for his conservative and libertarian views. Sowell has written extensively on economics, social policy, history, and race, and is the author of more than 30 books. He has a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago and has taught at several universities, including Cornell and UCLA. Sowell's work often challenges prevailing notions of social justice and economic fairness, and he is a prominent critic of affirmative action and government intervention in the economy.


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  1. 1. Ethnic America

    "Ethnic America" is a comprehensive study of nine ethnic groups in America, including Irish, Jewish, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, and African Americans. The book provides a detailed historical analysis of each group's immigration, struggles, successes, and influence on American culture and society. By examining the economic, social, and cultural patterns of these groups, the book challenges conventional views about race and ethnicity, and explores the complex factors that contribute to the unique experiences of each group in America.