Unraveling complicated issues of inequality in workplaces, communities

Adia Harvey Wingfield's new book exposes how hospitals, clinics and other institutions participate in “racial outsourcing,” relying heavily on black doctors, nurses, technicians and physician assistants to do “equity work”— extra labor that makes organizations more accessible to communities of color.

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In Pursuit of Privilege

A History of New York City’s Upper Class and the Making of a Metropolis

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Village Atheists

How America’s Unbelievers Made Their Way in a Godly Nation

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Liking Ike

Eisenhower, Advertising, and the Rise of Celebrity Politics

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After Many Days

My Life as a Spy and Other Grand Adventures