Upon receiving the Nobel Peace Prize, former president Jimmy Carter remarked that the “growing gap between the rich and poor” is the most elemental problem facing the world economy. But the gap between the rich and the poor is also a very old problem.
Humanity: A Moral History of the Twentieth Century
"War killed an average of over a hundred people an hour through the 20th century,” writes Jonathan Glover. One can only wonder what the 21st century will bring. Glover, director of the Centre of Medical Law and Ethics at King’s College in London, undertakes the momentous task of offering a moral history of the past century.
Baby Catcher: Chronicles of a Modern Midwife
Having Faith: An Ecologist's Journey to Motherhood
I Don't Know How She Does It: The Life of Kate Reddy, Working Mother
Misconceptions: Truth, Lies and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood