The question of race is one that is relevant for our society now more than ever. This lecture offers a general exploration of the various schools of thought concerning race and responses to racism. How are we to understand what race is? What is its place in a Christian vision of the human person?
- Thomas Sowell: Race & Culture: A World View (Basic Books, 1994); Migrations & Culture: A World View (Basic Books, 1996); The Economics and Politics of Race (Harper Perennial, 1983)
- Shelby Steele: The Content of Our Character: A New Vision of Race in America (Harper Collins, 1990); A Dream Deferred: The Second Betrayal of Black Freedom in America (Harper Collins, 1998); White Guilt: How Blacks and Whites Together Destroyed the Promise of the Civil Rights Era (Harper Collins, 2006)
- Cornell West: Race Matters; The Cornell West Reader (Basic Civitas Books, 1999)
- Michael Eric Dyson: Debating Race: with Michael Eric Dyson (Basic Books, 2007)