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Benjamin R. Barber

(see also Revitalizing Democracy)

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Barber bio.

On the Web: Articles

Paris is Burning. Fareed Zakaria, New Republic (1/22/96). Critical review essay on Jihad vs. McWorld.

On the Web: Specialized Sites

Barber's site. Includes extensive bibliography & links to broadcast speeches.

In the Library: Articles

Barber, Benjamin R. "A mandate for liberty: requiring education-based community service," The Responsive Community 1,2 (spr 91).

__________. "The reconstruction of rights," American Prospect (spr 91).

Zakaria, Fareed. "Paris is burning," New Republic (1/22/96)

In the Library: Non-Fiction Books

Barber, Benjamin R. Superman & Common Men: Freedom, Anarchy & the Revolution (NY: Praeger, 1971).

__________. The Death of Communal Liberty: A History of Freedom in a Swiss Mountain Canton (Princeton: Princeton, 1974).

__________. Liberating Feminism (NY: Seabury, 1975).

__________. Political Participation & the Creation of Res Publica (Bloomington: Indiana U., 1977).

__________ & Michael J. Gargas McGrath (eds.) The Artist & Political Vision (New Brunswick NJ: Transaction, 1982).

__________. Strong Democracy: Participatory Politics for a New Age (Berkeley: U. of California, 1984).

__________. The Conquest of Politics: Liberal Philosophy in Democratic Times (Princeton NJ: Princeton, 1988).

__________ & Patrick Watson. The Struggle for Democracy (Boston: Little, Brown, 1988).

__________. An Aristocracy of Everyone: The Politics of Education & the Future of America (NY: Ballantine, 1992).

__________ & Richard M. Battistoni (eds.) Education for Democracy: Citizenship, Community, Service. A Sourcebook for Students & Teachers (Dubuque IA: Kendall/Hunt, 1993).

__________. Jihad vs. McWorld (NY: Times, 1995).

__________. A Passion for Democracy: American Essays (Princeton NJ: Princeton, 1998).

__________. A Place for Us: How to Make Society Civil & Democracy Strong (NY: Hill & Wang, 1998).

__________. The Truth of Power: Intellectual Affairs in the Clinton White House (NY: W.W. Norton, 2001).

__________. Fear's Empire: War, Terrorism & Democracy (NY: W.W. Norton, 2003).

Murchland, Bernard. Voices in America: Bicentennial Conversations with Benjamin Barber & Others (Ann Arbor: Prakken, 1987).

Watson, Patrick & Benjamin Barber. The Struggle for Democracy (Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys, 1988).

In the Library: Fiction

Barber, Benjamin R. Marriage Voices: A Novel (NY: Summit, 1981).

In the Library: For Young Readers

In the Library: Poetry

In the Library: Drama

In the Library: Photography

CD & Audio

Film & Video

"Jihad vs. McWorld" [2001], 75m. From C-Span Archives. Speech on how globalism & tribalism are shaping world, & need for a new US approach to both.

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