Democracy reading list

Election, protest, insurrection, sedition, civil disobedience, rioting...what do these words mean in a democracy? If you're trying to make sense of what's happening in the nation's capitol and around the country, we've got plenty of items that shed light on our democracy's past, present, and future, as we observe another presidential election and inauguration.

 

Cover image for Democracy in one book or less : how it works, why it doesn't, and why fixing it is easier than you think 

Author Litt, David. 

Publication Date 2020 

Book eAudiobook 

 

 

 

Publication Date 1999 

Book 

 

Democracy: Stories from the Long Road to Freedom: Rice, Condoleezza:  9781455540174: Amazon.com: Books 

Publication Date 2017 

Book & eAudiobook 

 

 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

Cover image for The purpose of power : how we come together when we fall apart 

Author Garza, Alicia, 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

Cover image for How democracies die 

Publication Date 2018 

Book 

 

 

Cover image for Citizenville : how to take the town square digital and reinvent government 

Publication Date 2013 

 

 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

 

Author Seana Valentine Shiffrin 

Publication Date 2014 

eBook 

 

 

Author Shapiro, James, 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

 

Publication Date 2020 

Book & eBook 

 

 

Publication Date 2007 

Book & eBook 

 

 

Author Zinn, Howard, 

Publication Date  2005 

Book , eBook & eAudiobook 

 

 

Author Sharpton, Al 

Publication Date 2020 

Book & eAudiobook 

 

 

Author Berry, Wendell, 

Publication Date 2003 

Book 

 

 

Publication Date 2018 

Book , eBook & eAudiobook 

 

 

 

Author Berkin, Carol 

Publication Date 2017 

Book 

 

 

Author Lepore, Jill, 

Publication Date 2018 

 

 

 

Author Arendt, Hannah, 

Publication Date 2003 

Book 

 

Author Metaxas, Eric. 

Publication Date 2016 

Book 

 

 

 

 

Author Wood, Gordon S. 

Publication Date 2011 

Book 

 

 

Author McNamee, Roger 

Publication Date 2019 

Book 

 

 

Publication Date 2018 

Book 

 

 

 

Publication Date 2020 

Book & eBook 

 

 

 

Author McCabe, Andrew 

Publication Date 2019 

Book , eBook & eAudiobook 

 

 

 

Author Porter, Eduardo 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

 

Author Paine, Thomas, 

Publication Date 2007 

Book & eBook 

 

 

Author Engler, Mark 

Publication Date 2016 

Book & eAudiobook 

 

 

Author Hartmann, Thom, 

Publication Date  

2004 

Book 

 

 

Publication Date 2006 

Series Title Great courses Modern history 

CD Audiobook & eAudiobook 

 

 

Author Lind, Michael, 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

 

Author Frum, David, 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

 

Author Pfeiffer, Dan 

Publication Date 2020 

Book , eBook, CD Audiobook & eAudiobook 

 

 

 

Author Abrams, Stacey. 

Publication Date 2020 

Book , eBook, & eAudiobook 

 

 

Author Andersen, Kurt, 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

 

Author Hannity, Sean, 

Publication Date 2020 

Book , eBook, & CD Audiobook 

 

 

Author Benen, Steve 

Publication Date 2020 

Book & eBook 

 

 

Publication Date 2019 

Book & eAudiobook 

 

 

Publication Date 2019 

Book 

 

 

 

 

Author Jones, Van, 

Publication Date 2017 

Book 

 

 

Author John Stuart Mill 

 eBook & eAudiobook 

 

 

Publication Date 2020 

Book 

 

  

Publication Date 2018  

Book & eAudiobook 

 

 

 

Author Hedges, Chris 

Publication Date 2016 

Book & eAudiobook 

 

Series Title Great courses (Compact disc) 

Publication Date 2003 

 

 

by Farhad Khosrokhavar 

Publication Date: 2017 

eBook 

 

 

by Henry A. Giroux 

Publication Date: 2015 

eBook 

 

 

by Henry A. Giroux 

Publication Date: 2014