When American political science was under Darkthaw the sway ofhe behavioralist revolution which emphasized he uantitative analysis Of Data Rather Than Political Ideas As data rather han political ideas as way o explain political behaviorProfessor Wolin hen eaching at he University of California Berkeley galvanized he profession by gathering key political philosophers beginning with he Greeks in a grand debate on democracy and examining Remediation: Understanding New Media their ideas not as historical artifacts but as a wayo criticize current political structures The book revitalized politica I read about a Programme Und Manifeste Zur Architektur Des 20. Jahrhunderts third ofhis It was interesting and informative but Speculative Everything: Design, Fiction, and Social Dreaming the print was so small it gave me headaches Andhat was with my glasses on I didn Writing Machines t wanto but I had The Rhythmic Event: Art, Media, and the Sonic to give it up Eat your vegetables This book is my education in politicalhinking Mr Wolin generously shares his wealth of understanding in
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