Forthcoming Books

A Sneak Peek at Publications Coming Soon
From The Independent Institute

COMING: July, 2016
American Surveillance
AMERICAN SURVEILLANCE: Intelligence, Privacy, and the Fourth Amendment
By Anthony Gregory

To defend its citizens from harm, must the government have unfettered access to all information? Or, must personal privacy be defended at all costs from the encroachment of a surveillance state? Anthony Gregory offers a nuanced history and analysis of these difficult issues. He highlights the complexity of the relationship between the gathering of intelligence for national security and countervailing efforts to safeguard individual privacy.

 Hardcover • $44.95 • 280 pages • ISBN: 9780299308803

COMING: August, 2016
FUTURE: Economic Peril or Prosperity?
Edited by Christopher J. Coyne, Michael C. Munger, Robert M. Whaples

Informative, contentious, and at times inspirational, Future: Economic Peril or Prosperity? is an invaluable aid for anyone who understands the need to prepare for the future, even if that future cannot be fully anticipated.

 Hardcover • $18.50 • 160 pages • ISBN: 978-1-59813-274-8

COMING: October, 2016
Crossroads for Liberty
CROSSROADS FOR LIBERTY: Recovering the Anti-Federalist Values of America’s First Constitution
By William J. Watkins Jr.

What did the American Founders actually intend for the country, and does it even matter today? If America began as an idea, then what kind of idea? In a time of increasing turmoil over American history, politics, and society, Crossroads for Liberty: Reclaiming the Anti-Federalist Values of America’s First Constitution takes a surprising and thought-provoking look at the American Revolution, the Articles of Confederation, and the Constitution, and asks what we can learn from them.

 Hardcover • $27.95 • 336 pages • ISBN: 978-1-59813-279-3