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Book awards: The Hundred Most Influential Books Since the War

Book awards by cover

Works (98)

TitlesOrder
The Book of Laughter and Forgetting by Milan Kunderanot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes by Stephen Hawkingnot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
The Capitalist Revolution: Fifty Propositions About Prosperity, Equality, and Liberty by Peter L. Bergernot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
The Drowned and the Saved by Primo Levinot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics by Roger Penrosenot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
The Future of Democracy: A Defence of the Rules of the Game by Norberto Bobbionot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
Living in Truth: 22 Essays Published on the Occasion of the Award of the Erasmus Prize to Vaclav Havel by Václav Havelnot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
Memoirs by Raymond Aronnot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
Nations and Nationalism by Ernest Gellnernot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
Philosophy and the Mirror of Nature by Richard Rortynot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
Resources, Values, and Development: Expanded Edition by Amartya Sennot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers by Paul Kennedynot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
Spheres Of Justice: A Defense Of Pluralism And Equality by Michael Walzernot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
World of Economics by John Eatwellnot in English Common Knowledge1980s and beyond
1984 by George Orwellnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Animal Farm by George Orwellnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Behemoth: The Structure and Practice of National Socialism, 1933-1944 by Franz L. Neumannnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy by Joseph A. Schumpeternot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Darkness at Noon by Arthur Koestlernot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Dialectic of Enlightenment by Max Horkheimernot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Economics by Paul A. Samuelsonnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Escape from Freedom by Erich Frommnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Existentialism Is a Humanism by Jean-Paul Sartrenot in English Common Knowledge1940s
La grande trasformazione by Karl Polanyinot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Historian's Craft by Marc Blochnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The idea of history by R. G. Collingwoodnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Man's Fate by André Malrauxnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Managerial Revolution: What is Happening in the World by James Burnhamnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II (Set 3 Vol) by Fernand Braudelnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays by Albert Camusnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Open Society and Its Enemies by Karl Poppernot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Perennial Scope of Philosophy by Karl Jaspersnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
Power Politics by Martin Wightnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoirnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Stranger by Albert Camusnot in English Common Knowledge1940s
The Affluent Society by John Kenneth Galbraithnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Captive Mind by Czesław Miłosznot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Combats pour l'histoire by Lucien Febvrenot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternaknot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Gathering Storm by Winston S. Churchillnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The God That Failed by Richard Crossmannot in English Common Knowledge1950s
If This Is a Man by Primo Levinot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Images and Symbols by Mircea Eliadenot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Lonely Crowd by David Riesmannot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Models of Man: Social and Rational- Mathematical Essays on Rational Human Behavior in a Social Setting by Herbert A. Simonnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Mythologies by Roland Barthesnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Natural Right and History by Leo Straussnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The new class; an analysis of the communist system by Milovan Djilasnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Opium of the Intellectuals by Raymond Aronnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Oriental Despotism: A Comparative Study of Total Power by Karl Wittfogelnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Origins of Totalitarian Democracy by J.L. Talmonnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendtnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Philosophical Investigations by Ludwig Wittgensteinnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life by Erving Goffmannot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Pursuit of the Millennium: Revolutionary Millenarians and Mystical Anarchists of the Middle Ages by Norman Cohnnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Social Choice and Individual Values by Kenneth J. Arrownot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Struggle for Mastery in Europe: 1848-1918 by Alan J. P. Taylornot in English Common Knowledge1950s
A study of history by Arnold Joseph Toynbeenot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Tristes Tropiques by Claude Lévi-Straussnot in English Common Knowledge1950s
The Two Cultures and a Second Look: An Expanded Version of the Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution by C.P. Snownot in English Common Knowledge1950s
Capitalism and Freedom: Fortieth Anniversary Edition by Milton Friedmannot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The Concept of Law by H. L. A. Hartnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The Constitution of Liberty by F. A. Hayeknot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Crowds and Power by Elias Canettinot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobsnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Economic Backwardness in Historical Perspective by Alexander Gerschenkronnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Eichmann in Jerusalem by Hannah Arendtnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The End of Ideology: On the Exhaustion of Political Ideas in the Fifties by Daniel Bellnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Four Essays on Liberty by Isaiah Berlinnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Gandhi's Truth: On the Origins of Militant Nonviolence by Erik H. Eriksonnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason by Michel Foucaultnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The Making of the English Working Class by E. P. Thompsonnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Memories, Dreams, Reflections by C. G. Jungnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Notebooks 1935-1951 by Albert Camusnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
On Aggression by Konrad Lorenznot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The Peasants of Languedoc by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurienot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The politics of cultural despair. A study in the rise of the Germanic ideology by Fritz R. Sternnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Purity and Danger: An Analysis of the Concepts of Pollution and Taboo by Mary Douglasnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The Savage Mind by Claude Lévi-Straussnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Selections from the Prison Notebooks by Antonio Gramscinot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The Strategy of Conflict by Thomas C. Schellingnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S. Kuhnnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Who Governs?: Democracy and Power in an American City by Robert A. Dahlnot in English Common Knowledge1960s
Anarchy, State, and Utopia by Robert Nozicknot in English Common Knowledge1970s
The Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism by Daniel Bellnot in English Common Knowledge1970s
Exit, Voice, and Loyalty: Responses to Decline in Firms, Organizations, and States by Albert O. Hirschmannot in English Common Knowledge1970s
The Foundations of Modern Political Thought by Quentin Skinnernot in English Common Knowledge1970s
The Gulag Archipelago (Parts I-IV) by Aleksandr Solzhenitsynnot in English Common Knowledge1970s
The Interpretation Of Cultures. Selected Essays by Clifford Geertznot in English Common Knowledge1970s
The Joyless Economy: The Psychology of Human Satisfaction by Tibor Scitovskynot in English Common Knowledge1970s
Main Currents of Marxism : Its Rise, Growth, and Dissolution [3-volume set] by Leszek Kolakowskinot in English Common Knowledge1970s
The Messianic Idea in Judaism: And Other Essays on Jewish Spirituality by Gershom Scholemnot in English Common Knowledge1970s
On Being a Christian by Hans Küngnot in English Common Knowledge1970s
Religion and the Decline of Magic by Keith Thomasnot in English Common Knowledge1970s
Russian Thinkers by Isaiah Berlinnot in English Common Knowledge1970s
Small is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered by E. F. Schumachernot in English Common Knowledge1970s
Taking Rights Seriously by Ronald Dworkinnot in English Common Knowledge1970s
A Theory of Justice by John Rawlsnot in English Common Knowledge1970s

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