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Select Bibliography and Syllabus - METHODS OF POLITCAL AND SOCIAL ANALYSIS < DIALECTICAL MARXISM: The Writings of Bertell Ollman

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
DEPARTMENT OF POLITICS

Prof. B. Ollman G53.2106

METHODS OF POLITCAL AND SOCIAL ANALYSIS

Reading List


Required:

Elements of Social Science Thinking, by K. Hoover

Reader in Marxist Philosophy, by S. Selsam & H. Martel, eds.

Dance of the Dialectic, by B. Ollman

Alienation, by B. Ollman

Search for a Method, by J.-P. Sartre

How to Read Karl Marx, by E. Fischer

U.S.Constitution: 200 Years of...Criticism, by B. Ollman & J. Birnbaum, eds.

How to Take an Exam...and Remake the World, by B. Ollman

The Place of Marxism in History, by E. Mandel

Critical Strategies for Social Research, by William K. Carroll


Recommended:

I.

Sociology: Traditional and Radical Perspectives, by H. Sherman & J.L. Wood

Marx: Introduction, by W.A. Suchting

Liberating Theory, by M. Albert..., eds.

Reason and Revolution, by H. Marcuse

Social Analysis: A Marxist Critique and Alternative, by V.K. Allen

Open Society and Its Enemies, Vol. II, by K. Popper

Reinventing Marxism, by H. Sherman

Dialectic of the Concrete, by K. Kosik

Logic of Marxism, by G. Novack

The Violence of Abstraction, by D. Sayer

Marxism and Politics, by R. Milband

Dialectical Materialism: Its Laws, Categories, Practices, by I. Gallobin

Left Academy, Vol. I by B. Ollman & E. Vernoff, eds.

Social and Sexual Revolution, by B. Ollman

Market Socialism: The Debate Among Socialists, ed. by B. Ollman

Four Essays in Philosophy, by Mao Tse Tung

When Marxists Do Research, by P. Vaillancourt

Marxist Inquires, by M. Buraway & T. Skocpol, eds.

Dialectical Logic for the Political Sciences, by H. Alker, ed.

History and Class Consciousness, by G. Lukacs

II.

The Tools of Social Science, by J. Madge

The Conduct of Inquiry, by A. Kaplan

Scope and Methods of Political Science, by A.C. Issak

Contemporary Political Thought, by J.A. Gould and V.V. Thursky, eds.

Demystifying Social Statistics, by J. Divine, I. Miles and J. Evans, eds.

Coal Industry Research Guide, by L. Batt

In the Field: Reading on the Field Research Experience, by C.D. Smith and W. Kornblum, eds.


For a wide range of materials on many of the topics touched on above, see:
www.dialecticalmarxism.com - The Web Site of Bertell Ollman.

Photocopies of a variety of articles will also be provided during the course