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10 Summer Reads To Inspire Justice
by Byron Borger
06.29.2015

Article Summary:

In this week's Capital Commentary, Byron Borger of Hearts & Minds Books reviews ten books to inspire justice this summer.

The Political Disciple: A Theology of Public Life  Vincent Bacote (Zondervan) $11.99

Possible: A Blueprint for Changing How We Change the World  Stephan Bauman (Multnomah) $22.99

Who Rules the Earth? How Social Rules Shape Our Planet and Our Lives  Paul F. Steinberg (Oxford University Press) $29.95

American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity  Christian G. Appy (Viking) $28.95

The Road to Character  David Brooks (Random House) $28.00

Political Agape: Christian Love and Liberal Democracy  Timothy P. Jackson (Eerdmans) $40.00

Nonviolent Action: What Christian Ethics Demands But Most Christians Have Never Really Tried  Ronald J. Sider (Brazos Press) $19.99

The Religion of Democracy: Seven Liberals and the American Moral Tradition  Amy Kittelstrom (Penguin Press) $32.95

Fools Talk: Recovering the Art of Christian Persuasion  Os Guinness (InterVarsity Press) $22.00

A Wilderness of Mirrors: Trusting Again in a Cynical World  Mark Meynell (Zondervan) $18.99