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Law and Political Theory

Cover: The Society of Equals, by Pierre Rosanvallon, from Harvard University Press

The Society of Equals

Pierre Rosanvallon, translated by Arthur Goldhammer

Cover: The Gandhian Moment, by Ramin Jahanbegloo, from Harvard University Press

The Gandhian Moment

Ramin Jahanbegloo, with a foreword by the Dalai Lama

Cover: Legality, by Scott J. Shapiro, from Harvard University Press

Legality

Scott J. Shapiro

Cover: The Ethical Project, by Philip Kitcher, from Harvard University Press

The Ethical Project

Philip Kitcher

Cover: Ordered Liberty: Rights, Responsibilities, and Virtues, by James E. Fleming and Linda C. McClain, from Harvard University Press

Ordered Liberty: Rights, Responsibilities, and Virtues

James E. Fleming and Linda C. McClain

Cover: The Invention of Law in the West, by Aldo Schiavone, from Harvard University Press

The Invention of Law in the West

Aldo Schiavone, translated by Jeremy Carden and Antony Shugaar

Cover: Human Dignity, by George Kateb, from Harvard University Press

Human Dignity

George Kateb

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Capital and Ideology, by Thomas Piketty, translated by Arthur Goldhammer, from Harvard University Press

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Jacket: The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students, by Anthony Abraham Jack, from Harvard University Press

Book Club Spotlight: The Privileged Poor

As students around the world deliberate their options for further education, only made more challenging in a pandemic, we’re reminded that getting in is only half the battle. In The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students, Anthony Abraham Jack asks how—and why—do disadvantaged students struggle at elite colleges? What can schools can do differently if these students are to thrive? As back to school season begins, we spoke to two university book clubs that read and discussed The Privileged Poor this summer.