Reimagining the Common Good


What is the Meaning Behind These Categories?

These categories are intended to orient you to the substance of the article and to communicate our framework for understanding the endowments that constitute civic life. This “human ecology” model is at the core of the Thriving Cities Project, a research initiative of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture.

The Good

On Evangelicalism and Race

In recent decades, race wasn’t often a topic of public conversation among white American evangelicals. Things have changed—or, at least, are changing.

By Clay Cooke | Vol. 108

The Prosperous

Love in an Age of Insecurity

How is the transformation of work in our age affecting the way we love?

By Clay Cooke | Vol. 50


The Good

On Christianity and Sports in America

A summary of this week’s articles, which highlight the intersection of Christianity and sports in America.

By Clay Cooke | Vol. 19


The Good

Guaranteed Pure: A Critical Review

In reviewing a recent piece of scholarship, Clay Cooke surveys and assesses the relation of evangelicalism to the logic of commercial markets.

By Clay Cooke | Vol. 12

Thank you for your interest in New City Commons.

117 4th St NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 533-0622

Request more information:

Please complete the highlighted fields.