Tag: Martin Krieger

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Inside Higher Ed featured Professor Martin Krieger on the podcast “The Academic Minute.” Krieger took the minute to discuss whether physics can inform how people cluster in cities. Listen on the…

January 7, 2015

Published in 1979, The White Album by Joan Didion reflects a time of change here in California and America as a whole.

September 29, 2014

In this edition of the Bedrosian Book Club Podcast, we discuss Enforcing Order: An Ethnography of Urban Policing by Didier Fassin – a study of an anti-crime squad in the outskirts of Paris.

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by Martin Krieger Ike’s Bluff by Evan Thomas, Threat Vector by Tom Clancy and Mark Greaney There has been for some time an historical literature rehabilitating Eisenhower’s reputation as president. Of…

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  by Martin Krieger John Rawls. Political Liberalism Columbia University Press, 2005. I recall when Rawls’s Theory of Justice appeared. It was a thick book, and I was not philosophically sophisticated. But its…

March 15, 2013

  by Martin Krieger Naomi Standen, ed, Demystifying China: New Understandings of Chinese History, Rowman and Littlefield, 2013 It is a commonplace of historiography that national histories, at each time, are…

March 12, 2013

by Martin Krieger Shui Yan Tang, Ten Principles for a Rule-Ordered Society, Enhancing China’s Governing Capacity 2012 China Economic Publishing House Yan Tang of Price’s faculty has written a basic introduction…

March 8, 2013

by Martin Krieger The Jewish Annotated New Testament (the NRSV translation), eds. Levine and Brettler, Oxford University Press, 2011. Most Bibles, Hebrew or Catholic or Protestant or…, have annotations and explanations.…

March 6, 2013

by Martin H. Krieger Professor in the Price School His blog is located at http://blogs.usc.edu/sppd/krieger I often find new books by scanning the new books shelves at USC’s various libraries.…