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Ten Most Harmful Books of the 19th and 20th Centuries

Don't forget to read them all!

Those in bold I have read:

1. The Communist Manifesto, Karl Marx and Freidrich Engels, 1848

2. Mein Kampf, Adolf Hitler, 1925-26

3. Quotations from Chairman Mao, Mao Zedong, 1966

4. The Kinsey Report, Alfred Kinsey, 1948

5. Democracy and Education, John Dewey, 1916

6. Das Kapital, Karl Marx, 1867-1894

7. The Feminine Mystique, Betty Friedan, 1963

8. The Course of Positive Philosophy, Auguste Comte, 1830-1842

9. Beyond Good and Evil, Freidrich Nietzsche, 1886

10. General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money, John Maynard Keynes, 1936

Honorable Mention

These books won votes from two or more judges:

The Population Bomb, Paul Ehrlich

What Is To Be Done, V.I. Lenin

Authoritarian Personality, Theodor Adorno

On Liberty, John Stuart Mill

Beyond Freedom and Dignity, B.F. Skinner

Reflections on Violence, Georges Sorel

The Promise of American Life, Herbert Croly

Origin of the Species, Charles Darwin

Madness and Civilization, Michel Foucault

Soviet Communism: A New Civilization, Sidney and Beatrice Webb

Coming of Age in Samoa, Margaret Mead

Unsafe at Any Speed, Ralph Nader

Second Sex, Simone de Beauvoir

Prison Notebooks, Antonio Gramsci

Silent Spring, Rachel Carson

Wretched of the Earth, Frantz Fanon

Introduction to Psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud

The Greening of America, Charles Reich

The Limits to Growth, Club of Rome

Descent of Man, Charles Darwin

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