Books by Peter Edelman

Released: Oct. 31, 2017

"An impassioned call for an 'overarching movement' for justice."
How poor people are being punished for their poverty. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: May 29, 2012

"A competent, thorough assessment from a veteran expert in the field."
Edelman (Georgetown University Law Center; Searching for America's Heart: RFK and the Renewal of Hope, 2001, etc.) examines the continuing problem of poverty in the United States. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 22, 2001

"A solid argument to extend the nation's present prosperity to the lowest echelons, as Robert Kennedy urged three decades ago."
A liberal defense of the welfare state, and a plea for renewed compassion in an evidently heartless time. Read full book review >