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THE TOCQUEVILLE FILES
ALEXIS DE TOCQUEVILLE,
Democracy in America,
full text of the Henry Reeve translation, at the University of Virginia. Key
chapters on the role of associations:
ROBERT PUTNAM ON CIVIC PARTICIPATION
MORE ON ROBERT PUTNAM
- Michael Schudson, "What If Civic Life Didn't Die," The American Prospect no. 25
- Theda Skocpol, "Unravelling From Above," The American Prospect no. 25
- Richard M. Valelly, "Coach-Potato Democracy," The American Prospect no. 25
- Robert Putnam, "Robert Putnam Responds," The American Prospect no. 25
- William A. Galston, "Won't You Be My Neighbor," The American Prospect no. 26
- Alejandro Portes & Patricia Landolt, "The Downside of Social Capital," The American Prospect no. 26
- Nicholas Lemann, "Kicking in Groups," The Atlantic Monthly
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ONLINE BIBLIOGRAPHIES AND RESOURCE LISTS
- Millenium Communications,Communications
as Engagement. A report on revitalizing community.
- Paul Starr, "The Disengaged,"
The American Prospect, Fall 1994, No. 19, 7-8.
- Sherry Turkle, "Virtuality and Its Discontents,"
The American Prospect, Winter 1996, No. 24, 50-57.
- Mark S. Bonchek, "
Grassroots in Cyberspace."
- Michael Schudson, "The
Limits of Teledemocracy,"
The American Prospect 11 (Fall 1992), 41-45.
- Peter Kollock and Marc Smith, "Managing the Virtual
Commons: Cooperation and Conflict in Computer Communities."
- Political Science Quarterly. Leading
political science journal, EPN affiliate.
Howard Rheingold, The
Virtual Community (Addison-Wesley, 1993).
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