“C. Wright Mills defies classification in the neat compartments of scholarly disciplines and ideology,” so begins Stanley Aronowitz in our featured book this week Taking It Big: C. Wright Mills and the Making of Political Intellectuals, by Stanley Aronowitz.
Throughout the week we will highlight aspects of the book and its coverage. We are also offering a FREE copy of Taking It Big: C. Wright Mills and the Making of Political Intellectuals to one winner.
To enter our book giveaway, simply e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and address (U.S. and Canadian mailing addresses only, unfortunately). We will randomly select one winner on Friday at 1:00 pm. Good luck and spread the word!
For more on the book, you can browse Taking It Big: C. Wright Mills and the Making of Political Intellectuals in Google Preview; read the introduction, the Table of Contents, or an interview with Stanley Aronowitz on C. Wright Mills.
Here’s what Cornel West, wrote about Taking It Big: C. Wright Mills and the Making of Political Intellectuals:
Stanley Aronowitz—himself a towering public intellectual—has written the definitive book on one of the towering public intellectuals of twentieth-century America. Don’t miss it.