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FELLOWS
What Have We Done: The Moral Injury of Our Longest Wars

From Pulitzer Prize-­winning journalist David Wood, a battlefield view of moral injury, the signature wound of America's 21st century wars.


PROFITS & PURPOSE
Capital and the Common Good

Georgia Levenson Keohane argues that innovative finance is as much about incentives and sound decision-making as it is about money.


FELLOWS and INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything

Rosa Brooks traces this seismic shift in how America wages war from an unconventional perspective—that of a former top Pentagon official.


FELLOWS
A Floating Chinaman

Hua Hsu describes how Chinese writers became ensnared in bitter rivalries over which could claim the title of America’s leading China expert


ASSET BUILDING
The Dynamic Welfare State

INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
The Morning They Came For Us

The Morning They Came for Us bears witness to one of the most brutal, internecine conflicts in recent history.


FELLOWS
Louisa

An intimate portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, who witnessed the greatest transformations of her time.


FELLOWS
Splitopia

Splitopia challenges outdated, negative assumptions about divorce and offers guidance for healthier, happier splits.


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
Blood Year

In Blood Year, David Kilcullen provides a wide-angle view of the current situation in the Middle East.


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
United States of Jihad

Paced like a detective story, United States of Jihad tells the entwined stories of the key actors on the American front.


POLITICAL REFORM
Democracy Reinvented

Democracy Reinvented is the first comprehensive academic treatment of participatory budgeting in the United States.


BETTER LIFE LAB and FELLOWS
Excellent Daughters

For more than a decade, Katherine Zoepf has lived in or traveled throughout the Arab world, reporting on the lives of women, whose role...