The Hundred Most Influential Books Since the WarBooks of the 1950s

Given by Central and East European Publishing Project

26 Works 42,764 Books 466 Reviews 4.1

Compiled by members of the CEEPP, a diverse group of writers and scholars, and published in 1995 in the book Freedom for Publishing, Publishing for Freedom: The Central and East European Publishing

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The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951) by Hannah Arendt
22
The Opium of the Intellectuals (1955) by Raymond Aron
23
Social Choice and Individual Values (1963) by Kenneth J. Arrow
24
Mythologies (1957) by Roland Barthes
25
The Second World War {complete} (1950) by Winston S. Churchill
26
The Pursuit of the Millennium: Revolutionary Millenarians and Mystical Anarchists of the Middle Ages (1957) by Norman Cohn
27
The new class; an analysis of the communist system (1957) by Milovan Djilas
28
Images and Symbols (1952) by Mircéa Eliade
29
Young Man Luther (1958) by Erik H. Erikson
30
Combats pour l'histoire (1952) by Lucien Febvre
31
The Affluent Society (1958) by John Kenneth Galbraith
32
The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life (1959) by Erving Goffman
33
The God That Failed (1944) by Richard Crossman
34
If This Is a Man (1947) by Primo Levi
35
Tristes Tropiques (1955) by Claude Lévi-Strauss
36
The Captive Mind (1953) by Czesław Miłosz
37
Doctor Zhivago (1957) by Boris Pasternak
38
The Lonely Crowd (1950) by David Riesman
39
Models of Man: Social and Rational- Mathematical Essays on Rational Human Behavior in a Social Setting (1957) by Herbert A. Simon
40
The Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution (1959) by C.P. Snow
41
Natural Right and History (1953) by Leo Strauss
42
The Origins of Totalitarian Democracy (1952) by J.L. Talmon
43
The Struggle for Mastery in Europe: 1848-1918 (1954) by Alan J. P. Taylor
44
A study of history (1947) by Arnold Joseph Toynbee
45
Oriental Despotism: A Comparative Study of Total Power (1957) by Karl Wittfogel
46
Philosophical Investigations (1953) by Ludwig Wittgenstein
47

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Compiled by members of the CEEPP, a diverse group of writers and scholars, and published in 1995 in the book Freedom for Publishing, Publishing for Freedom: The Central and East European Publishing Project. Also published in the Times Literary Supplement of 6 October 1995.

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URL: https://www.jstor.org/stable/3824697
http://www.sonic.net/~rteeter/grttls.html (Russian, Member-written)

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