sociology

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A Yale social scientist makes the case for why he believes humans are evolutionarily wired to be good.  We’ll discuss his new book "Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society."

(This program is a re-broadcast. It originally aired on 4/25/19).


"Broke and Patriotic"

Dec 11, 2017

We speak with Bates College sociology professor Francesco Duina about his new book, Broke and Patriotic, and why the poor don’t rise up and demand more from their government.

Guest:  Francesco Duina is professor of sociology at Bates College.  He is the author of several books, including Winning: Reflections on an American Obsession.