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Member: thcson

CollectionsYour library (963), Currently reading (1), Insightful books (153), Classic books (77), Difficult books (43), Badly written books (64), Boring books (76), Partly read books (161), For sale (236), Written by me (2), All collections (966)

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Tagspolitical philosophy (41), political theory (33), democratic theory (32), political knowledge (31), dictatorial politics (24), greek philosophy (23), european history 500-1500 (22), social theory (22), roman history (22), history of european political thought (21) — see all tags

MediaNot set (3), Book (963), Paper Book (948), Audiobook (1), Ebook (1)

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Recommendations32 recommendations

About meI don't read fiction.

About my libraryThese are the books I've read since 1995, including many that I've read multiple times. All books are sorted by date in Your library except the new ones I'm Currently reading. I've also grouped some books in additional collections:

Insightful books were particularly interesting,
Classic books are old and most of them have been influential,
Difficult books required more work than I was able to put in,
Badly written books were too long or lacked clarity,
Boring books were a waste of time,
Partly read books are ones that I didn't read from beginning to end.
Books For sale can be bought for a reasonable price + postage.
I've also catalogued two books Written by me.

To find good books in specific fields, select Insightful books and then choose a tag.


Favorite authorsNorberto Bobbio, Robert A. Dahl, Francis Fukuyama, Robert E. Goodin, F. A. Hayek, Hans Kelsen, Charles Edward Lindblom, Robert M. MacIver, Philip Pettit, Karl Popper, Jeremy Waldron (Shared favorites)


Real nameThomas Carlsson


Account typepublic

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Member sinceMay 8, 2009

Currently readingDie DDR: Eine Geschichte des "Arbeiter- und Bauernstaates": Eine Geschichte des "Arbeiter- und Bauernstaates" by Jens Schöne

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