A landmark in comparative history and a challenge to scholars of all lands who are trying to learn how we arrived at where we are now. -New York Times Book Review
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BARRINGTON MOORE, JR is a Lecturer in Sociology at Harvard University and Senior Research Fellow for the University's Russian Centre. He was educated at Williams College, where he took a degree in Greek and Latin, and at Yale University where he gained a PhD in sociology. His book Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy received the Woodrow Wilson Foundation Award in political science and the MacIver Award in sociology. He is also the author of Soviet Politics: The Dilemma of Power, Terror and Progress: USSR, Political Power and Social Theory and, with Robert P. Wolff and Herbert Marcuse, A Critique of Pure Tolerance. His most recent book, Reflections on the Causes of Human Misery and upon Certain Proposals to Eliminate Them, was given the Ralph Waldo Emerson Award of Phi Beta Kappa.
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Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001650186
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1973. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000168866
Book Description Penguin, London, 1974. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Good. read and age faded but good reading copy. 558 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 000385
Book Description Penguin Books, 1973. paperback. Book Condition: Very Good In Wrappers. Middlesex. 1973. Penguin Books. Reprinted Penguin Paperback Edition. Very Good In Wrappers. 559 pages. paperback. Cover design by John McConnell. ISBN: 0140600167. inventory # 8442. FROM THE PUBLISHER - This book defines the course of change from agrarian to industrial state in the major countries of the world and demonstrates how the relationship between lord and peasant can, in various ways, produce parliamentary democracy, fascism or communism. Bookseller Inventory # 8442
Book Description Penguin University Books, Harmondsworth, 1973. Soft Covers. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Penguin Reissue. Black/white soft covers - wearing/chipped/creased/tiny tear at top of spine. xvi + 559pp. Strain on hinge. Lightly browned. A few mild "dog-ears". Fair. Bookseller Inventory # 6620
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