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Democracy: A Short Reading List

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Achen, Christopher & Larry Bartels. Princeton University Press. 2016.

Bartels, Larry. Princeton University Press. 2008.

Appelbaum, Yoni. The Atlantic. November 2017.

Barber, Rev. Dr. William. www.nbcnews.com. October 19, 2017.

Brennan, Jason. Princeton University Press. 2016.

Cartledge, Paul. Oxford University Press. 2016.

Daley, David. Liveright. 2016.

Dahl, Robert. Yale University Press. 1989.

Dahl, Robert. Yale University Press. 2000.

Dahl, Robert. Yale University Press. 2002.

Dionne, E.J., Jr., Ornstein, Norman J., and Mann, Thomas E. St. Martin's Press. 2017.

Eco, Umberto. New York Review of Books. June 22, 1995.

Edelman, Gilad. Washington Monthly. November/December 2017.

Forster, E. M. Harcourt, Brace & World. 1938.

Frum, David. The Atlantic. March, 2017.

Gumbel, Andrew. The Guardian. September 17, 2017.

Gumbel, Andrew. The Guardian. September 13, 2017.

Jensen, Robert. Truthout. November 7, 2013.

Keane, John. Norton. 2009.

Klarman, Michael. Oxford University Press. 2016.

Kloppenberg, James T. Oxford University Press. 2016.

Kuhner, Timothy. Stanford University Press. 2014.

LaMarche, Gara. essay in The Republican Right's Iron Curtain of Political Influence, Rob Stein, Felicia Wong. Democracy Alliance and The Committee on States. 2017.

LaMarche, Gara. The Nation. September 5, 2017.

LaMarche, Gara. Medium. September 7, 2017.

Luce, Edward. Atlantic Monthly Press. 2017.

Mayer, Jane. Doubleday. 2016.

Mencken, H. L. Dissident Books. 1926/2009.

Mill, John Stuart. Modern Library. 1961.

Moss, David. Harvard University Press. 2017.

Ober, Josiah. Princeton University Press. 2015.

Ober, Josiah. Cambridge University Press. 2017.

Pennock, J. Roland. Princeton University Press. 1979.

Ravitch, Diane and Thernstrom, Abigail. Harper Collins. 1992.

Rorty, Richard. Harvard University Press. 1998.

Sartori, Giovanni. Praeger. 1958/1967.

Snyder, Timothy. Tim Duggan Books. 2017.

Teachout, Zephyr. Harvard University Press. 2014.

Sitaraman, Ganesh. Knopf. 2017.

Sitaraman, Ganesh. New York Times. September 16, 2017.

Sunstein, Cass. Oxford University Press. 2001.

Tilly, Charles. Cambridge University Press. 2007.

Touraine, Alain. Westview Press. 1997.

Wolin, Sheldon. Princeton University Press. 2016.

Wood, Mary Christina. Cambridge University Press. 2014.

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