Catalogue


Dialogues /
Jerry Brown.
imprint
Berkeley, Calif. : Berkeley Hills Books, c1998.
description
309 p. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0965377490 (paper)
format(s)
Book
Holdings
More Details
imprint
Berkeley, Calif. : Berkeley Hills Books, c1998.
isbn
0965377490 (paper)
general note
Discussions from the nationally-syndicated radio program, "We the people", hosted by Jerry Brown.
catalogue key
2375691
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 300-309).
A Look Inside
Reviews
This item was reviewed in:
Booklist, August 1998
San Francisco Chronicle, October 1998
To find out how to look for other reviews, please see our guides to finding book reviews in the Sciences or Social Sciences and Humanities.
Summaries
Unpaid Annotation
Former California governor Jerry Brown continues to be one of the most insightful, provocative, and truthful voices in American politics. In a career spanning more than three decades, he has fought for a progressive social and economic agenda, re-evaluating and attacking the entrenched ideas and institutions that threaten individual freedom, the peace of nations, and the survival of the planet.Dialogues, his first book, is a collection of personal conversations -- exploratory, thoughtful, passionate and richly anecdotal -- between Brown and 22 of the men and women whose ideas and work have shaped his vision. Exploring such issues as political reform, globalization, criminal justice, the environment, the arts and spirituality, this is a book that, as Brown argues, can "wake people up" to conditions that are destroying our society and our world, and to alternative ways of being that can assure a healthy, just and sustainable future.

This information is provided by a service that aggregates data from review sources and other sources that are often consulted by libraries, and readers. The University does not edit this information and merely includes it as a convenience for users. It does not warrant that reviews are accurate. As with any review users should approach reviews critically and where deemed necessary should consult multiple review sources. Any concerns or questions about particular reviews should be directed to the reviewer and/or publisher.

  link to old catalogue

Report a problem