Reading List

Today at 5pm on Beauty, Brains & the Bottom Line, Dr. SaFiya Hoskins interviews Dr. Carol O’Connor, author of the forthcoming, Relevance in the Curriculum: Reaching the Reluctant Reader. Dr. O’Connor states:      “Many students report that they do not read outside the school setting, and large numbers do so reluctantly – if at all – […]

Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas by: Elaine Pagels From the Feast of AGAPE to the Nicene Creed On a bright Sunday morning in February shivering in a T-shirt and running shorts, I stepped into the vaulted stone vestibule of the Church of the Heavenly Rest in New York to catch my breath and […]

The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers: Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500-2000 by: Paul Kennedy 1st The Rise of The Western World. In the yr-1500, the date chosen by numerous scholars to mark the divide between modern and pre-modern times, it was by no means obvious to the inhabitants of Europe that […]

How to Succeed in Business Without Being White: Straight Talk On Making it in America by: Earl G. Graves On December 4, 1991, less than two years after his release from 27 years’ imprisonment, South African hero Nelson Mandela came to meet with many of the most powerful African American business and political leaders in […]

The Origin of Wealth Evolution, Complexity, & The Radical Remaking of Economics by: Eric D. Beinhocker The questions this book explores- What is wealth? How is it created? How can it be increased. For most of the readers of this book (like you and I) wealth is measured in dollars, pounds, euros, yen or some […]

Bernie’s Suggestology Winter Reading List When we turn around and take a look at what’s going on in life we all get stuck in ruts from time to time. We get off track and lose sight of the life we meant to live. We spend a lot of time trying to organize and create more […]