Books to recommend

  1. Excellent Sheep – The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life, by William Deresiewicz, Free Press, 2014
  2. The Last Intellectuals, by Russell Jacoby, Basic Books, 2000
    • I wrote a review 从《最后的知识分子》看美国学界 in Chinese, click here.
  3. The Death and Life of Great American Cities, by Jane Jacobs, Vintage, 1992
  4. A Perfect Mess – The Unlikely Ascendancy of American Higher Education, by David Labaree, University of Chicago Press, 2017
    • I wrote a review 美国高等教育系统:完美的一团糟(一)in Chinese, click here.
  5. 耶鲁爱情故事,刘玥,豆瓣阅读自出版,2017
  6. Battle Hymn of The Tiger Mother, by Amy Chua, Penguin Books, 2011
  7. Being Mortal – Medicine and What Matters in the End, by Atul Gawande, Metropolitan Books, 2014
  8. Not by Chance Alone – My Life as a Social Psychologist, by Elliot Aronson, Basic Books, 2010
  9. The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border, by Francisco Cantú,  Riverhead Books, 2018
    • I wrote a review 美墨边境的生与死 in Chinese, click here.
  10. Educated: A Memoir, by Tara Westover, Random House, 2018
  11. 職業としての小説家、村上春樹、スイッチパブリッシング、2015
  12. 校长日记:我在美国做校长,钱志龙 , 中国人民大学出版社,2016
  13. 隔壁的女人,[日本]向田邦子,文治图书·中国友谊出版公司,2018
  14. 20世纪的美国(修订版),资中筠,商务印书馆,2018
  15. 改变社会,[日本]小熊英二,上海译文出版社,2016
  16. 细读美国大学(第三版),程星,商务印书馆,2015



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