Rules For Radicals: A Pragmatic Primer For Realistic Radicals

October 23, 1989|
Rules For Radicals: A Pragmatic Primer For Realistic Radicals by Saul Alinsky
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First published in 1971, Rules for Radicals is Saul Alinsky''s impassioned counsel to young radicals on how to effect constructive social change and know “the difference between being a realistic radical and being a rhetorical one.” Written in the midst of radical political developments whose direction Alinsky was one of the first to question, this volume exhibits his style at its best. Like Thomas Paine before him, Alinsky was able to combine, both in his person and his writing, the intensity of political engagement with an absolute insistence on rational political discourse and adherence to the American democratic tradition.

Saul Alinsky was born in Chicago in 1909 and educated first in the streets of that city and then in its university. Graduate work at the University of Chicago in criminology introduced him to the Capone gang, and later to Joliet State Prison, where he studied prison life.    He founded what is known today as the Alinsky ideol...
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Title:Rules For Radicals: A Pragmatic Primer For Realistic Radicals
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:224 pages, 7.98 X 5.19 X 0.59 in
Shipping dimensions:224 pages, 7.98 X 5.19 X 0.59 in
Published:October 23, 1989
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780679721130

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