Charles Murray is the W. H. Brady Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. In addition to his books and articles in technical journals, Murray has published extensively in The New Republic, Commentary, The Public Interest, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, National Review and the Washington Post. He has been a frequent witness before congressional and senate committees and a consultant to senior government officials on education and welfare. Murray is the author of the bestselling The Bell Curve: Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life. His latest book, Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010 was published in January 2012.
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