Andrew Hacker

Andrew Hacker is an American political scientist and public intellectual. Currently Professor Emeritus in the Department of Political Science at Queens College in New York, he is the author of ten books, including the The Math Myth: And Other STEM Delusions (The New Press) and the New York Times bestseller Two Nations: Black and White, Separate, Hostile, Unequal. He is a frequent contributor to the New York Review of Books and has written for the New York Times opinion page and the Chronicle of Higher Education. He lives in New York City.

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News and Reviews

The New York Times

Read an op-ed from author Andrew Hacker in The New York Times


Dana Goldstein reviews The Math Myth for Slate

The New York Times Education Life

Read a Q&A with author Andrew Hacker

Publishers Weekly

Publishers Weekly calls The Math Myth a "clarion call to students, parents, and educators who decry the one-size-fits-all approach to schooling" in their starred review


Books by Andrew Hacker

The Math Myth
And Other STEM Delusions

Andrew Hacker