Store: Forthcoming Publications

A Sneak Peek at Publications Coming Soon
From The Independent Institute

COMING: March, 2016
Nature Unbound
NATURE UNBOUND: Bureaucracy vs. the Environment
By Kenneth J. Sim, Randy T Simmons, Ryan M. Yonk

Simmons, Yonk, and Sim offer a devastating critique of federal environmental policy by scrutinizing it through the lenses of biological ecology and political ecology. This powerful framework reveals that environmental policy has been guided since the late 1960s by demonstrably false assumptions.

 Paperback • $19.50 • 304 pages • ISBN: 978-1-59813-228-1
 Hardcover • $30.95 • 304 pages • ISBN: 978-1-59813-227-4

COMING: June, 2016
Failure
FAILURE: The Federal Misedukation of America's Children
By Vicki E. Alger

Education policy has long been mired in controversies, often with opposing sides missing the mark. Failure helps us step back from the skirmish du jour and redirects our focus to the big picture, showing us what’s gone wrong over the decades and the institutional causes of these failures. It also offers a bold blueprint for returning the federal government to its constitutional role and for cultivating an educational system that meets the needs of students and parents, rather than bureaucrats.

 Paperback • $24.95 • 480 pages • ISBN: 978-1-59813-213-7
 Hardcover • $49.95 • 480 pages • ISBN: 978-1-59813-212-0