Splendid. . . . McWhorters answers are anything but orthodox. . . . [He] has a keen eye for the foibles of social scientists. (The Wall Street Journal)
Provocative . . . both grounded in history and forward-looking. (Publishers Weekly)
A provocative challenge to conventional wisdom. (USA Today)
Winning The RaceIntroduction
The Birth of the Inner City: The Conventional Wisdom
The Birth of the Inner City, Part One: Indianapolis
The Birth of the Inner City, Part Two: The Saga
Why Are You Talking About Blacks on Welfare?
The Meme of Therapeutic Alienation: Defined by Defiance
What About Black Middle-Class Rage?
What About the View from the Ivory Tower?
Therapeutic Alienation Meets Hitting the Books: “Acting White” and Affirmative Action Revisited
The “Hip-Hop Revolution”: Therapeutic Alienation on a Rhythm Track
Therapeutic Alienation as a Plan of Action? New Black Leadership for New Negroes