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Charles Murray

CHARLES MURRAY is the author of two of the most widely debated and influential social policy books in the last three decades, Losing Ground: American Social Policy 1950–1980 and, with the late Richard J. Herrnstein, The Bell Curve: Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life. He is the W. H. Brady Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C.

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By the People
Written by Charles Murray
Crown Forum | Hardcover | August 11, 2015
$27.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-34651-1 (0-385-34651-4)

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Coming Apart
Written by Charles Murray
Crown Forum | Trade Paperback | January 2013
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-45343-3 (0-307-45343-X)

From the bestselling author of Losing Ground and The Bell Curve, this startling long-lens view shows how America is coming apart at the seams that historically have joined our classes.


In Coming Apart, Charles Murray explores the formation of American classes that are different in kind from anything we have ever... Read more






Coming Apart
Written by Charles Murray
Crown Forum | Hardcover | January 2012
$27.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-45342-6 (0-307-45342-1)

From the bestselling author of Losing Ground and The Bell Curve, this startling long-lens view shows how America is coming apart at the seams that historically have joined our classes.


In Coming Apart, Charles Murray explores the formation of American classes that are different in kind from anything we have ever... Read more






The Curmudgeon's Guide to Getting Ahead
Written by Charles Murray
Crown Business | Hardcover | April 2014
$17.95/21.50(Canada) | 978-0-8041-4144-4 (0-8041-4144-4)

For those starting out in their careers—and those who wish to advance more quickly—this is a delightfully fussy guide to the hidden rules of the road in the workplace and in life.
 
As bestselling author and social historian Charles Murray explains, at senior levels of an organization there are curmudgeons... Read more






Real Education
Written by Charles Murray
Three Rivers Press | Trade Paperback | August 2009
$15.00/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-40539-5 (0-307-40539-7)

"The most talked-about education book this semester." —New York Times

From the author of Coming Apart, and based on a series of controversial Wall Street Journal op-eds, this landmark manifesto gives voice to what everyone knows about talent, ability, and intelligence but no one wants to admit. With four truths as... Read more






What It Means to Be a Libertarian
Written by Charles Murray
Broadway Books | Trade Paperback | December 1997
$15.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-7679-0039-3 (0-7679-0039-1)

Charles Murray believes that America's founders had it right--strict limits on the power of the central government and strict protection of the individual are the keys to a genuinely free society. In What It Means to Be a Libertarian, he proposes a government reduced to the barest essentials: an executive branch... Read more





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