My New 50 Book Reading list unless I read a 100 Novels making it 100 Potential Listed Sept 2008

  1. Contemporary Political Philosophy Anthology Blackwell

  2. Freedom Political Anthology Blackwell

  3. Writings for a Liberation Psychology Martin Ignacio Baro

  4. Pedagogy of the Oppressed Paulo Friere

  5. Emancipations Ernesto Laclau

  6. Madness and Civilization Foucault

  7. The Archaelogy of Knowledge Foucault

  8. The News Rules of Sociological Method Giddens

  9. The Rules of Sociological Method Durkheim

  10. A Theory of Justice Rawls

  11. Saving Lifes and Causing Death Glover

  12. The Symposium Plato (also on MP3 which is handy)

  13. The Republic Plato (plus books to aid understanding)

  14. The Craft of Research Wayne Booth and

  15. Nichnomaian Ethics Aristotles

  16. The Politics Aristotle

  17. The Art of the Personal Essay ???

  18. The Prichett Century VS Prichett

  19. Oedipus Rex Sopphoceles ON LOAN FAMILY LIBRARY

  20. Leviathan Hobbes (started to read)

  21. The Rights of Man Thomas Paine a liberatarian text in according to.

  22. In Cold Blood Truman Capote How to do Novel-Journalism.

  23. Social Reality of Religion Peter Berger ON LOAN FAMILY LIBRARY

  24. Utilitarianism J S Mill One of the Big Three ways of looking at this ole’ world.

  25. Democracy Toqueville

  26. Managing Madness Joan Busfield (a book specially gotton for me for Christmas along with hefty bottle of Champagne and mini candle in style of Space NK)

  27. Mental Health Sociology an Introduction Pilgrim and Rogers the dynamic duo.

  28. Sociology and Modern Systems Theory which my Dad infoms me is out of date not really the done thing.

  29. The Human Brain Susan now Lady Greenfield

  30. Introduction to Cultural Theory ???

  31. Democracy and it’s Critics Dahl famous theorist and specialist on key political theory thing.

  32. Essays Orwell

  33. Oydessey Homer

  34. Meditations Marcus Aurelius

  35. Introduction to Sociology Fulcher and Scott wonders from our Essex boys.

  36. Statistical Methods for Social Sciences Agnesia and Finlay LSE bookshop find

  37. Introduction to Psychology Gleitman MIT OCW Reading List

  38. Introduction to Psychology Institute list? Hildegaard

  39. Social Research Methods Bryman (needed on Draft thingy evaluation project)

  40. Study Dictionary Learners Oxford the only place for School resources

  41. Another Study Dictionary Learners Oxford ditto

  42. On Suicide David Hume

  43. Oxford Book of Letters (left book when beheading was described this puts me off Tudor films such as Elizabeth because they are so damm good at recreating it)

  44. The Prince Machievelli or Mach Scores for Beginners

  45. The Malcontents Essays Queenman for my more nihilistic critical moments to learn to poison the world with my cultured invective.

  46. The Next American Essay John D’Agata Partial read as Scaffolding article avoided even if logical.

  47. The Social xxx of Unemployment Oxford First book ever brought from now defunct SU bookshop which I believe is now online.

  48. Understanding Deviance Downes and Rock who can’t make up their minds yet.

  49. The Crusaders VSI Oxford

  50. Kant Roger Scruton VSI Oxford

  51. A life in Letters Henry James or my first Introduction to French phrases, Latin etc en route during read. Partial Read

  52. On Liberty Mill and Other Essays our Utilitarian friend.

  53. On Two Treatise on Government John Locke

  54. Marx-Engels Reader

  55. Understanding Social Policy John Hills of LSE fame.(lovely book list on site)

  56. The Basic Political Writings Rousseau who was a barstard in the Love Department.

  57. When Wizards stay up late OU book for a course I never should have started.

  58. The Social Psychology of Music (music thing key) MUSIC PROBLEMS THE RIGHT HUMAN RIGHT TO MUSIC AND MY LIFE EXPRESSED IN MUSIC IN A DEVIL MAY CARE SORT OF WAY**

  59. Essays Clive James I have one of his hyper-highbrow elite but informative literary books.

  60. The Soul of the Night Raymo Part of MIT OCW ‘Reading and Writing the Essay’

  61. History of Britain/UK/England Oxford ancient history for a land.

  62. A Critique of Pure Reason Kant a book much discussed in Blackwell Companion to Continental Philosophy and interesting journey so far through Continental and Critical Thought. LECTURES AND INTRODUCTORY MATERIAL ARE A MUST IN ORDER TO GET INTO KANT.

  63. Indexing Malvany from the Queen of Indexing. I would rather write books that get indexed than index but I would still like to index. Know Indexers Reading academic tomes helps.

  64. Plato Republic Hayward to help me understand and grasp its concepts.

  65. Critical Sociology Connerton Eds all those lovely folks from Frankfurt.

  66. Political Analysis Gerry Stoker who I understand deservedly bagged a whopper of a Prize.

  67. Human Rights Law Cards Routledge for the Legal Eagle in me.

  68. Intelligences Howard Gardner PARTIAL READ I subscribe to the development of multiple intelligences

  69. How Institutions think Mary Douglas First ever foray post Graeber LSE Lecture on list Graeber is of course on the list and I am glad he is now safely enconcsed at Goldsmiths.

  70. Accidental Empires OU T171 set book aggh I hope I can return!!

  71. Kymlica ‘An Introduction to Political Philosophy’ a detailed chap in style of Alex Danchev.

  72. Oxford Companion to Philosophy Honderich

  73. Dictionary of Philosophy Simon Blackburn of Oxford fame.

  74. Liquid Modernity Bauman Zymunt Prophet of Doom of LSE mode who does nothing to help has titles like ‘WASTED Lives’ etc

  75. The Human Condition Hannah Arent a book I read in PY111 Essex. I did very well.

  76. Oxford Ancient Philosophy (to come) ON THE WAY

  77. Anthology of Continental Philosophy  ARRIVED I AM BLESSED TO HAVE A REALLY GOOD ANTHOLOGY SUITABLE FOR INTRODUCTORY CONTINENTAL PHILOSOPHY COURSES AND A SERIOUS POTENTIAL RUN OF MY WONDERFUL PARENTAL FAMILY ACADEMIC LIBRARIES**

In light of the impossibility of anyone reading 100 ACADEMIC TEXTS PER YEAR-although i may be wrong-show me- I am announcing that I am reducing the above to 50 books per annum, Novels and other books 50 meaning half and half; I might give myself a chance just to read, learn to read, and learn if you like READING into the place it always should have/had in my life. TV Radio slots not withstanding.

903 mostly effortless words to add to cumulative totalS

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