James Wilson

James Q. Wilson is professor emeritus at the University of California-Los Angeles.

Recent Articles

Is the Marriage Debate Over?

In his new book, The Marriage Problem: How Our Culture Has Weakened
Families
, James Q. Wilson argues that "in much of the Western and
Caribbean worlds, marriage is in trouble." Wilson reports that the results have
been devastating, especially for children. He calls for cultural and
institutional changes that would strengthen marriage.