The Great Ideas Today (1964) Bibliography of Social Sciences and Law

The following texts are listed after Daniel Bell’s essay on Social Sciences and Law in The Great Ideas Today 1964, pp. 315-363.


Baldwin, James The Fire Next Time New York: Dial Press, 1963. (google books)

Berelson, Bernard, and Steiner, Gary. Human Behavior: An Inventory of Scientific Findings. New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc., 1964.

Chambers, William Nisbet. Political Parties in a New Nation: The American Experience, 1776-1809. New York: Oxford University Press, 1963.

Elkins, Stanley. Slavery: A Problem in American Institutional and Intellectual Life. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1959. (google books)

Faltermayer, Edmund K. “Who Are the American Poor?” Fortune, March, 1964.

Glazer, Nathan, and Moynihan, Daniel P. Beyond the Melting Pot. Cambridge, Massachusetts: M. I. T. Press, 1963.

Harrington, Michael. The Other America. New York: Macmillan Co., 1962. (google books)

Hofstadter, Richard. Anti-Intellectualism in American Life. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. (google books)

Isaacs, Harold The New World of Negro Americans. New York: John Day Co., 1963.

Knox, Ronald A. Enthusiasm.  London: Oxford University Press, 1950.

Lampman, Robert.  “The Low Income Population and Economic Growth.” Washington, D. C.: Joint Committee on the Economic Report, 1961.

Lincoln, C. Eric. The Black Muslims in America. Boston: Beacon Press, 1961. (google books)

Lipset, Seymour Martin. The First New Nation: The United States in Historical and Comparative Perspective. New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1963. (google books)

Lomax, Louis E. The Negro Revolt. New York: Harper & Row, 1962.

Manpower Report of the President. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, March 9, 1964.

Miller, Herman. Rich Man, Poor Man. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1964.

Myrdal, Gunnar. An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy. New York: Harper & Row, 1962. (google books)

Riessman, Frank. The Culturally Deprived Child. New York: Harper & Row, 1962.

Shils, Edward A. Torment of Secrecy. New York: Free Press, 1956. (google books)

Thompson, Daniel C. The Negro Leadership Class. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1963.

Twentieth Century Fund. Poverty in an Affluent Society (forthcoming)

U.S. Senate, Committee on Labor and Public Welfare. Exploring the Dimensions of the Manpower Revolution, Selected Readings, Volume 1. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1964.

The Great Ideas Today (1963) Bibliography of Social Sciences and Law

The following books are listed after Reuel Denney’s essay on Social Sciences and Law in The Great Ideas Today 1963, pp. 359-391

Background Works

Adorno, T. W. The Authoritarian Personality. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1950

Durkheim, Emile. The Division of Labor in Society, trans. by George Simpson Chicago: The Free Press, 1947. (google books)

Lowell, A. Lawrence  Public Opinion and Popular Government. New York: Longmans, Green & Company, 1926.

Thomas, W. I. and Znaniecki, Florian The Polish Peasant in Europe and America.  New York: Dover Publications, Inc. 1959.

Tonnies, Ferdinand.  Community and Society (Gemeinschaft und Gesellschaft), trans. and ed. by Charles P. Loomis.   East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 1957.

White, Morton   Social Thought in America: The Revolt Against Formalism. New York: The Viking Press, Inc. 1949

Recent Works

An Adaptive Program for Agriculture. New York: Committee for Economic Development, 1962.

Alisjahbana, Takdir     Indonesia in the Modern World, trans. by Benedict R. Anderson.    New Delhi: Congress for Cultural Freedom, 1961.

Anderson, Courtney    To The Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram Judson.  New York: Little, Brown & Co., 1956.

Bruner, Jerome. The Process of Education.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960

Burns, James MacGregor. The Deadlock of Democracy: Four-party Politics in America. Englwood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1963.

Cardozo, Michael H.  Diplomats in International Cooperation.   Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1962.

Chomsky, Noam. Syntatic Structures. New York: Gregory Lounz, 1957.

Cleveland, Harlan, et al. The Overseas Americans. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1960

David, P. T. and Eisenberg, R.  Devaluation of the Urban and Suburban Vote.           Charlottesville, Va: University of Virginia Press, 1962.

De Grazia, Sebasatian Of Time, Work and Leisure. New York: Twentieth Century Fund, 1962.

Erikson, Erik. Young Man Luther: A Study in Psychoanalysis and History.  New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1958.

Etzioni, Amitai. The Hard Way to Peace. New York: Crowell-Collier Publishing Co., 1962.

Fitch, James M.  Architecture and the Esthetics of Plenty. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961.

Forster, George Traditional Cultures and the Impact of Cultural Change. New York and Evanston, Ill.: Harper & Row, 1962.

Fries, Charles C. Structure of English. New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc., 1952

Gove, Philip Babcock (ed.) Webster’s Third New International Dictionary. Springfield, Mass: G & C. Merriam Co., 1961.

Hansen, Marcus Lee. The Atlantic Migration, 1607-1860. Gloucester, Mass.: Peter Smith, 1962.

Heckscher, August. The Public Happiness. New York: Atheneum Publishers, 1962

Higham, John (ed.)  The Reconstruction of American History.   New York: Humanities Press, 1962

Isaacs, Harold. Images of Asia. New York: Capricorn Books, 1962.

Kerr, Elizabeth, and Aderman, Ralph W. Aspects of American English. New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc., 1963.

Lederer, William, and Burdick Eugene. The Ugly American. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1958.

Lifton, Robert Jay. Thought Reform and the Psychology of Totalism.  New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1961.

MacDonald, Dwight. Against the American Grain. New York: Random House, 1962

McLuhan, Herbert Marshall. The Gutenberg Galaxy. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1962.

Meyers, Marvin. The Jacksonian Persuasion: Politics and Belief. New York: Vintage Books, Inc., 1960.

Mills, C. Wright. Power, Politics and People. New York: Oxford University Press and Balantine Books, Inc., 1963.

Miner, Earl Roy. Japanese Tradition in British and American Literature. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1958.

Moore, Charles A. (ed.) Philosophy and Culture–East and West. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1962.

Potter, David. People of Plenty. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1958

Ranney, Austin. The Doctrine of Responsible Party Government. Urbana, Illinois: University of Illinois Press, 1962.

Sledd, James. Short Introduction to English Grammar. Chicago: Scott, Foresman & Company, 1959.

Smith, Henry Nash. Virgin Land. New York: Vintage Books, Inc., 1957.

Stein, Morris Isaac, and Heinze, S. J. Creativity and the Individual. New York: The Free Press of Glencoe, Inc., 1960.

Trager, George L., and Smith, Henry Lee. An Outline of English Structure (Studies in Linguistics, Occasional Papers, 3). New York: American Council of Learned Societies, 1957.

Tunard, Christopher, and Pushkarev, Boris. Man-Made America: Chaos or Control? New Haven: Yale University Press, 1963.

Weiner, Myron. The Politics of Scarcity. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1962.