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A Passion for Democracy: American Essays

Benjamin R. Barber - Philosophy - 2000 - 293 pages
Benjamin Barber is one of America's preeminent political theorists. He has been a significant voice in the continuing debate about the nature and role of democracy in the ...
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The Interdependence Handbook: Looking Back, Living the Present, Choosing the ...

Sondra Myers, Benjamin R. Barber - Political Science - 2004 - 102 pages
The Interdependence Handbook is a collection of essays, speeches, historical documents and discussion questions on interdependence, the principle for civic life in the 21st ...
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Strong Democracy: Participatory Politics for a New Age

Benjamin R. Barber - History - 2003 - 320 pages
"One of the chosen few: an enduring contribution to democratic thought."--Bruce Ackerman, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science, Yale University
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Fear's Empire: War, Terrorism, and Democracy

Benjamin R. Barber - Political Science - 2004 - 256 pages
"Fear's Empire lays the foundation for a principled opposition based on America's truest and best values."--Senator Gary Hart The author of Jihad vs. McWorld analyzes how ...
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The Truth of Power: Intellectual Affairs in the Clinton White House

Benjamin R. Barber - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 320 pages
Drawing on six years of experience as an informal adviser to President Clinton, the author reflects on the relationship--and conflict--between power and ideals, visionary ...
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The Conquest of Politics: Liberal Philosophy in Democratic Times

Benjamin R. Barber - Philosophy - 1988 - 220 pages
Does political philosophy have anything significant to say to citizens facing the real political world in a modern democracy? Addressing the thought of six major twentieth ...
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Alexander Dolgun's Story: An American in the Gulag, Volume 1

Alexander Dolgun, Patrick Watson - Political prisoners - 1975 - 370 pages
Alexander Dolgun compelled himself to reconstruct his long ordeal at the hands of the Soviet Secret Police. As a 22 year old young American, son of one of the American ...
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Con$umed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow ...

Benjamin R. Barber - Business & Economics - 2007 - 406 pages
An examination of the effects of capitalism on American culture and society reveals how consumer capitalism overproduces goods, targets children as consumers, and replaces ...
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A Place for Us: How to Make Society Civil and Democracy Strong

Benjamin R. Barber - Fiction - 2004 - 176 pages
In our crowded, noisy world—too many people, too much crime, too many wars, not enough time—it seems almost impossible to locate and preserve the common ground where a civil ...
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