BOOK REPORTS

 

 Below is a brief list of suggestions.

The Review will be due on:

 

Recommended

The Diamond Age  Neal Stephenson 

Chung Kuo: Book I: The Middle Kingdom,  David Wingrove

Ishmael: Daniel Quinn

Brave New World  and/or Brave New World Revisited: Aldous Huxley

The Island- Aldous Huxley

Connectography:Mapping the Global Future,Parag Khanna

Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific Robert Kaplan

The Hundred Year Marathon: China's Secret Strategy to Replace America,  Michael Pillsbury

China Shakes The World , James Kynge

The Improving State of the World: Why we are  Living more Comfortable Lives on a Cleaner Planet  by Indur Goklany

An Appeal to Reason: A Cool Look at Global Warming: Nigel Lawson

Abundance: The Future is Better Than You Think: Peter Diamandis

China's Silent Army: Juan Pablo Cardinal, Heriberto Araujo

The Future of Power by Joseph S Nye Jr

Clash of Civilizations by Samuel P. Huntington

The Next One Hundred Years George Friedman

The New Digital Age: Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen

Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature, Janine Benyus

The Fat Times by Chan Koonchung

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Criteria:

I. Main Characters (May have to be a generalization for non-fiction titles)

II. Setting and Time Period

III. The Plot/ The Theme

IV. Relevance of the Book to present geopolitical events and concerns

V. Criticism of the Book

VI. Overall Opinion of the Book (and Details to Support Your Opinion)

VII. Three Page Maximum Length