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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (48 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Thomas Sowell Narrator: Robert Morris Publisher: Blackstone Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: November 2012 ISBN: 9781470821067
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How much of a racial group’s economic fate is determined by the surrounding society it lives in and how much by internal patterns that follow that same group around the world? Using an international framework to analyze group differences, Sowell has pioneered a new approach for pursuing this important study based on historical experience and empirical data. The results are fascinating and sometimes surprising. For instance, he finds that the social and economic patterns among Italians in Australia and Argentina are similar in many respects to those of Italians in Italy or the United States. And, though blacks have not faced the same massive and rigid oppression in Brazil as in the United States, economic differences between blacks and whites are significantly greater in Brazil.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Sowell gives us the facts and analytical tools with which to understand ethnic and racial experiences in all countries. No scholar thinks or writes more lucidly than he. No one has shown his skill at solving the ethnic and racial equivalents of Rubik’s Cube.”

    Professor Edward Banfield, Harvard University

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  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 Ms Piot | 10/3/2013

    " This is the one. Remember it well. Provocative, but ultimately flawed. the author's inferiority complex was showing "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Jcdavison | 8/13/2013

    " amazing though leadership on some sticky, tough topics. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Void lon iXaarii | 7/1/2013

    " Though i was familiar with a number of the conclusions of the research it was fascinating to get so many historical facts showing the values of different cultures and how they perform quite specifically determined not by location but by ways of thinking. Great data! "

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About the Author
Author Thomas Sowell

Thomas Sowell is currently a scholar-in-residence at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. He has been published in both academic journals and such popular media as the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Fortune and writes a syndicated column for newspapers across the country.

About the Narrator

Robert Morris is the founding senior pastor of Gateway Church, a multi-campus, evangelistic, spirit-empowered church in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. He is featured on the weekly television program The Blessed Life, broadcast to approximately ninety million homes in the United States and more than two hundred countries around the world. He is the bestselling author of ten books, including From Dream to Destiny, The Power of Your Words, and The God I Never Knew.