Polyarchy Sources : Authors - Titles

 


Texts and documents to unmask/understand Statism and to conceive/construct Polyarchy.
New Titles are in bold.


 

[1791]  Wilhelm von Humboldt,  The Limits of State Action, Liberty Fund, Indianapolis, 1993

[1835]  Alexis de Tocqueville,  Memoir on Pauperism [Mémoire sur le paupérisme], with an introduction by Gertrude Himmelfarb, Ivan R. Dee, Chicago, 1997

[1835]  Alexis de Tocqueville,  De la Démocratie en Amérique, vol. I, Flammarion, Paris, 1981

[1840]  Alexis de Tocqueville,  De la Démocratie en Amérique, vol. II, Flammarion, Paris, 1981

[1848]  Frédéric Bastiat,  L'État
http://www.panarchy.org/bastiat/etat.1848.html

[1849]  Frédéric Bastiat, Maudit Argent
http://bastiat.org/fr/maudit_argent.html

[1849]  Gustave de Molinari, Les Soirées de la Rue Saint-Lazare, Elibron Classics, 2007
Gustave de Molinari, Les Soirées de la Rue Saint-Lazare, Septième Soirée
Gustave de Molinari, Les Soirées de la Rue Saint-Lazare, Onzième Soirée

[1849]  Henry David Thoreau,  Civil Disobedience, The Riverside Press, Boston, 1960
http://www.panarchy.org/thoreau/disobedience.1848.html

[1850]  Frédéric Bastiat,  La loi
http://www.panarchy.org/bastiat/loi.1850.html

[1851]  Herbert Spencer,  The Right to Ignore the State
http://www.panarchy.org/spencer/ignore.state.1851.html

[1856]  Alexis de Tocqueville, L'Ancien Régime et la Révolution, Flammarion, Paris, 1988

[1860]  P.E. de Puydt,  Panarchie, publié dans la Revue Trimestrielle, Bruxelles, Juillet 1860
http://www.panarchy.org/depuydt/1860.fr.html

[1863]  Pierre-Joseph Proudhon,  Du Principe Fédératif, Éditions Bossard, Paris, 1921

[1863]  Nikolai Chernyshevsky,  What Is to Be Done? Tales about new people, Virago Press, London, 1982

[1887]  Piotr Kropotkin, In Russian and French Prisons, Schocken Books, New York, 1971
see: http://www.panarchy.org/kropotkin/prisons.html

[1894]  Lev Nikolaevic Tolstoy,  On Patriotism
http://www.panarchy.org/tolstoy/1894.eng.html

[1895]  Gustave Le Bon,  Psychologie des foules, Quadrige/Presses Universitaires de France, Paris, 1998

[1897]  Piotr Kropotkin,  The State [L'Etat - Son rôle historique], Freedom Press, London, 1987

[1899]  Bernard Bosanquet, The Philosophical Theory of the State, Macmillan, London, Second Edition 1920

[1905]  William L. Riordon, Plunkitt of Tammany Hall. A series of very plain talks on very practical politics delivered by ex senator George Washington Plunkitt and recorded by William L. Riordon, Dutton & Co., New York, 1963:
http://www.panarchy.org/plunkitt/graft.1905.html
http://www.panarchy.org/plunkitt/patronage.1905.html

[1906]  Piotr Kropotkin,  The Conquest of Bread, Elephant Editions, London, 1990

[1907]  Joseph Conrad, The Secret Agent, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1998

[1909]  Max Nettlau,  Panarchy. A Forgotten Idea of 1860, with an Introductory Note by John Zube
http://www.panarchy.org/nettlau/1909.eng.html

[1909]  Norman Angell, The Great Illusion, William Heinemann, London, 1911

[1910]  Emma Goldman,  Anarchism. What it really stands for.
http://www.panarchy.org/goldman/anarchism.1910.html

[1911]  Gustav Landauer, For Socialism, second edition 1919, Telos Press, St. Louis, 1978

[1911]  Roberto Michels,  La sociologia del partito politico nella democrazia moderna [Zur Soziologie des Parteiwesens in der modernen Demokratie], seconda edizione riveduta e accresciuta, 1925, il Mulino, Bologna, 1966

[1912]  Piotr Kropotkin, Fields, Factories and Workshops Tomorrow, introduced and edited by Colin Ward, Harper & Row, New York, 1974

[1913]  Hilaire Belloc,  The Servile State, Liberty Fund, Indianapolis, 1977

[1918]  Randolph Bourne,  War is the health of the state (from "The State")
http://www.panarchy.org/bourne/state.1918.html

[1922]  Eugénij Ivànovic Zamjàtin,  Noi [My], Feltrinelli Editore, Milano, 1963

[1924]  Piero Gobetti, La Rivoluzione Liberale, Einaudi, Torino, 1995

[1935]  Albert Jay Nock,  Our Enemy, the State, Hallberg Publishing Corporation, Tampa, Florida, 2001

[1936]  Ayn Rand,  We the Living, Penguin Books USA, New York, 1983

[1936]  Ernest J. P. Benn, Modern Government, as a "busybody" in other's men matters. George Allen & Unwin, London

[1936-1937]  André Gide,  Retour de l'URSS, suivi de, Retouches à mon retour de l'URSS, Gallimard, Paris, 1978

[1937]  José Ortega Y Gasset,  La Rebelión de las Masas, Espasa-Calpe, Madrid, 1969

[1937]  Emilio Lussu,  Un anno sull'Altipiano, Einaudi, Torino, 1978

[1938]  George Orwell,  Homage to Catalonia, with Looking back on the Spanish War, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1983

[1938]  Stuart Chase, The Tyranny of Words, Harcourt Brace, New York

[1938]  Ignazio Silone,  La scuola dei dittatori, Mondadori, Milano, 2001

[1939]  Bruno Rizzi,  Il Collettivismo Burocratico [La Bureaucratisation du Monde], Sugarco Edizioni, Milano, 1977

[1940]  Arthur Koestler, Darkness at Noon, Jonathan Cape, London, 1945

[1941]  Erich Fromm,  Escape from Freedom [published in 1942 in England as : Fear of Freedom], Routledge, London, 1960

[1941]  Leopold Kohr,  Disunion Now : A Plea for a Society Based upon Small Autonomous Units, Telos, n. 91, Spring 1992
http://www.panarchy.org/kohr/1941.eng.html

[1943]  William Foote Whyte, Street Corner Society. The Social Structure of an Italian Slum. The University of Chicago Press, Second Edition 1955

[1943-1944]  George Orwell,  Animal Farm, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1966

[1944]  F. A. Hayek,  The Road to Serfdom, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1986

[1945]  Bertrand de Jouvenel,  On Power : its nature and the history of its growth [Du pouvoir : histoire naturelle de sa croissance], Liberty Press, Indianapolis, 1993

[1945]  Arthur Koestler,  The Yogi and the Commissar, Jonathan Cape, London, 1964

[1946]  Henry Hazlitt, Economics in One Lesson, Laissez Faire Books, San Francisco, 2006

[1946]  George Orwell,  Politics and the English Language, in,  Inside the Whale and Other Essays, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1962
http://www.panarchy.org/orwell/language.1946.html

[1947]  Erich Fromm, Man for Himself, Routledge, London, 2003

[1948]  Wilhelm Röpke,  Civitas Humana. A human order of society, William Hodge & Company, London, 1948

[1948]  George Orwell,  Nineteen Eighty-Four, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1999

[1949]  Benjamin M. Anderson,  Economics and the Public Welfare. A financial and economic history of the United States 1914-1946, Liberty Press, Indianapolis, 1979

[1950]  Alex Comfort,  Authority and Delinquency in the Modern State. A criminological approach to the problem of power, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1950

[1950]  VV. AA.,  The God that failed, six studies in communism, Hamish Hamilton, London, 1950

[1951]  Albert Camus,  L'homme révolté, Gallimard, Paris, 1951

[1951]  Alessandro Passerin d'Entrèves,  Natural Law, Hutchinson University Library, London, 1967

[1952]  J. L. Talmon,  The Origins of Totalitarian Democracy, Mercury Books, London, 1961

[1952]  A. J. P. Taylor, Economic Imperialism
http://www.panarchy.org/taylor/imperialism.1952.html

[1952]  Bertrand de Jouvenel, The Ethics of Redistribution, Liberty Fund, Indianapolis, 1990

[1953]  Robert A. Nisbet,  Community & Power, (formerly: The Quest for Community), Oxford University Press, New York, 1962

[1954]  Gordon W. Allport, The Nature of Prejudice, Doubleday & Co., New York, 1958

[1957]  Milovan Djilas, The New Class, An analysis of the communist system, Thames and Hudson, London, 1958

[1957]  Leopold Kohr,  The Breakdown of Nations, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1986

[1957]  Ayn Rand,  Atlas Shrugged, Signet Books, New York, 1957

[1958]  Robert Aron et alii,  L'ère des fédérations, Plon, Paris, 1958

[1958]  Wilhelm Röpke,  A Humane Economy. The social framework of the free market, Oswald Wolff, London, 1960

[1958]  C. Northcote Parkinson,  Parkinson's Law or the pursuit of progress, with illustrations by Osbert Lancaster, John Murray, London, 1958

[1960]  Elie Kedourie, Nationalism, Blackwell, Oxford, 1998, fourth expanded edition

[1961]  Bruno Leoni,  Freedom and the Law, Liberty Fund, Indianapolis, 1991

[1961]  William Lederer, A Nation of Sheep, Cassell, London

[1962]  Milton Friedman with the assistance of Rose D. Friedman,  Capitalism and Freedom, The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1982

[1962]  Thomas S. Kuhn, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, second edition enlarged, 1970

[1964]  Tristram Coffin,  The Armed Society. Militarism in modern America, Penguin Books, Baltimore, Maryland

[1964]  Vance Packard, The Naked Society, Lomgmans, London, 1964

[1965]  Estes Kefauver,  In a Few Hands. Monopoly power in America, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1966

[1965]  E. G. West,  Education and the State. A study in political economy, third edition, revised and expanded,  Liberty Press, Indianapolis, 1994

[1965]  Hubert Bonner, On Being Mindful of Man, Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston

[1967]  Alessandro Passerin d'Entrèves,  The Notion of the State, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1967

[1967]  Report from Iron Mountain on the Possibility and Desirability of Peace, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1967

[1967]  Charles I. Schottland editor,  The Welfare State, Harper & Row Publishers, New York

[1968]  Quelle université? Quelle societé? Textes réunis par le centre de regroupement des informations universitaires, Seuil, Paris, 1968

[1969]  William McGaffin and Erwin Knoll, Scandal in the Pentagon. A challenge to democracy, Fawcett Publications

[1969]  Dr. Laurence J. Peter and Raymond Hull, The Peter Principle, William Morrow & Co., New York

[1970]  C. Northcote Parkinson,  The Law of Delay, with illustrations by Osbert Lancaster, John Murray, London, 1971

[1970]  William C. Wooldrige, Uncle Sam, The Monopoly Man, Arlington Hose, New Rochelle

[1970]  Jerry Rubin, Do It. Scenarios of the Revolution, Simon and Schuster, New York

[1973]  E. F. Schumacher,  Small is Beautiful, Economics as if people mattered, Harper & Row, New York, 1975

[1973]  Paul Avrich ed., The Anarchists in the Russian Revolution, Thames & Hudson, London

[1974]  Pierre Clastres,  La Société contre l'État, Les Éditions de Minuit, Paris, 1996

[1974]  Stanley Milgram, Obedience to Authority, Harper & Row, New York

[1975]  André Glucksmann,  La cuisinière et le mangeur d'hommes. Essai sur l'État, le marxisme, les camps de concentration, Seuil, Paris, 1975

[1975]  Roger Errera,  Les libertés à l'abandon, Seuil, Paris, troisième édition 1975

[1975]  Jean-Marie Carzou,  Armenie 1915 - Un Génocide Exemplaire, Flammarion, Paris, 1975

[1976]  Ashley Montagu, The Nature of Human Aggression, Oxford University Press, Oxford

[1976]  Jean-François Revel,  La Tentation Totalitaire, Éditions Robert Laffont, Paris, 1976

[1976]  Leopold Kohr,  The Over-developed Nations, Christopher Davies, Swansea, Wales, 1976

[1976]  A. F. Hayek, Denationalization of Money, Hobart Paper Special, The Institute of Economic Affairs, London, Third Edition 1990

[1980]  Milton Friedman and Rose Friedman,  Free to Choose, Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, 1983

[1980]  Alvin Toffler,  The Third Wave, Pan Books, London, 1981

[1981]  Pierre Rosanvallon,  La crise de l'État-providence, Éditions du Seuil, Paris, 1992

[1982]  Murray N. Rothbard, The Ethics of Liberty, New York University Press, New York, 2002

[1983]  Eugène Enriquez,  De la Horde à l'État. Essai de psychanalyse du lien social, Gallimard, Paris, 1983

[1983]  Benedict Anderson, Imagined Communities. Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism, Verso, Revised Edition 1991, London 2002

[1984]  Robert Axelrod,  The Evolution of Co-operation, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1990

[1986]  Bertrand Badie, Les deux États. Pouvoir et société en Occident et en terre d'Islam, Fayard, 1997

[1987]  Robert Higgs. Crisis and Leviathan. Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government, Oxford University Press, New York

[1988]  Shoshana Zuboff,  In the Age of the Smart Machine. The future of work and power, Heinemann, Oxford, 1988

[1988]  Robert H. Frank, Passions Within Reasons. The Strategic Role of the Emotions, Norton & Company, New York

[1990]  Alvin Toffler,  Powershift. Knowledge, wealth, and violence at the edge of the 21st century, Bantam books, London, 1991

[1990]  Bruce L. Benson, The Enterprise of Law. Justice without the State. Pacific Research Institute for Public Policy, San Francisco, California

[1990]  Elinor Ostrom, Governing the Commons. The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2006

[1991]  Robert C. Ellickson, Order Without Law. How Neighbors Settle Disputes. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts

[1991]  Albert Nock, The State of the Union: Essays in Social Criticism. Liberty Press, Indianapolis

[1992]  Basil Davidson,  The Black Man's Burden. Africa and the Curse of the Nation-State, James Curry, Oxford, 1994

[1992]  John Taylor Gatto, Dumbing Us Down. The hidden curriculum of compulsory schooling, New Society Publishers, Canada, 2002

[1992]  F. A. Hayek, The Fortunes of Liberalism, Liberty Fund, Indianapolis

[1993]  Charles Adams,  For Good and Evil. The impact of taxes on the course of civilization, Madison Books, Lanham, USA

[1993]  David G. Green, Reinventing Civil Society: The Rediscovery of Welfare Without Politics, Institute of Economic Affairs, London

[1994]  Hendrik Spruyt, The Sovereign State and Its Competitors, Princeton University Press, Princeton

[1995]  Kenichi Ohmae,  The End of the Nation State. The rise of regional economis, HarperCollins, London, 1996

[1996]  Don Paragon, Vision of the Future
http://www.optionality.net/mag/vision.html

[1996]  Matt Ridley,  The Origins of Virtue, Softback Preview, England, 1997

[1996]  David G. Green, Community Without Politics. A market approach to welfare reform, The Institute of Economic Affairs, London

[1997]  David Boaz, Libertarianism. A Primer, The Free Press, New York

[1997]  Ernest Gellner,  Nationalism, Phoenix, London, 1997

[1997]  Michael Maren, The Road to Hell. The ravaging effects of foreign aid and international charity, The Free Press, New York

[1997]  Linda Polman, We Did Nothing. Why the truth doesn't always come out when the UN goes in, Viking, London

[1999]  Eric S. Raymond,  The Cathedral & the Bazaar. Musing on Linux and open source by an accidental revolutionary, O'Reilly, USA, revised edition 2001
http://www.catb.org/~esr/writings/cathedral-bazaar/

[1999]  Martin van Creveld,  The Rise and Decline of the State, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1999

[1999]  Louis Bériot,  Abus de Bien Public. Enquête sur les milliards gaspillés par l'Etat. Les chiffres, les preuves, les responsables, Plon, Paris, 1999

[1999]  David Gladstone, editor, Before Beveridge. Welfare before the Welfare State, Institute of Economic Affairs, Health and Welfare Unit, London

[2000]  John Moore,  Moore's Law of Bureaucracy
http://www.tinyvital.com/Misc/Lawsburo.htm

[2000]  John Torpey,  The Invention of the Passport. Surveillance, Citizenship and the State, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2000

[2000]  William Blum,  Rogue State. A guide to the world's only superpower, Zed Books, London, updated edition 2002

[2000]  Malcom Gladwell, The Tipping Point. How little things can make a big difference, Abacus, London, 2005

[2000]  Hernando De Soto, The Mystery of Capital. Why capitalism triumphs in the West and fails everywhere else, Transworld Publishers, London, 2001

[2001]  Tomas Larsson,  The Race to the Top. The real story of globalization, Cato Institute, Washington

[2001]  Johan Norberg,  In defence of Global Capitalism, Timbro, Stockholm

[2001]  Harold James,  The End of Globalization. Lessons from the Great Depression, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 2002

[2001]  Mauricio Rojas,  Beyond the Welfare State. Sweden and the quest for a post-industrial welfare model. Timbro, Stockholm

[2001]  Gérard Noiriel, État, nation et immigration. Vers une histoire du pouvoir, Gallimard, Paris, 2005

[2001]  Michael D. Tanner, The Poverty of Welfare, Cato Institute, Washington, D.C., 2003

[2002]  Nigel Harris,  Thinking the Unthinkable. The immigration myth exposed, I.B.Tauris publishers, London, 2002

[2002]  John Pilger,  The New Rulers of the World, Verso, London, 2003

[2002]  Brink Lindsey,  Against the Dead Hand, Wiley & Sons, USA

[2002]  Hichem Aboud, La Mafia des Généraux, JC Lattès, Paris

[2002]  Emmanuel Todd, Après l'empire. Essai sur la décomposition du système américain, Gallimard, Paris, 2004

[2003]  E. G. West, Government Failure: E. G. West on Education, The Institute of Economic Affairs, London, 2003 

[2003]  Mark Curtis, Web of Deceit, Vintage, London

[2003]  Jim Powell, FDR's Folly, Three Rivers Press, New York

[2004]  James Surowiecki, The Wisdom of Crowds, Abacus, London, 2005

[2004]  Doug Bandow, The Politics of Envy. Statism as Theology, Transaction Publishers, New Brunswick, U.S.A.

[2004]  James Bartholomew, The Welfare State We're In, Politico's Publishing, London, 2006

[2005]  Philip Sands, Lawless World, Penguin Books, London, 2006

[2005]  Thomas E. Woods, How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization, Regnery Publishing, Washington

[2005]  Rodney Stark, The Victory of Reason. How Christianity led to Freedom, Capitalism and Western Success, Random House, New York, 2006

[2006]  William Easterly, The White Man's Burden, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2007

[2007]  Jonah Goldberg, Liberal Fascism, Doubleday, New York

[2009]  Thomas E. Woods jr., Meltdown, Regnery Publishing, Washington D.C.

[2009]  Shlomo Sand, The Invention of the Jewish People, Verso, London, 2010