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9.8: General Reading List- Free, Online Books

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    General Reading List: Free, Online Books

    Jane Addams: My Twenty Years at Hull House

    Edward Bellamy: Looking Backwards

    Charles Horton Cooley: Human Nature and the Social Order

    W.E.B. DuBois: The Negro

    W.E.B. DuBois: The Souls of Black Folk

    W.E.B. DuBois: Darkwater: Voices from within the Veil

    Charlotte Perkins Gilman: Women and Economics

    Charlotte Perkins Gilman: The Yellow Wallpaper

    Emma Goldman: Anarchism and Other Essays

    Karl Marx

    Upton Sinclair: The Jungle

    W.I. Thomas: Sex and Society

    Sojourner Truth: The Narrative of Sojourner Truth

    Thorstein Veblen: The Theory of the Leisure Class

    Booker T. Washington: Up From Slavery

    Max Weber: The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism

    WPA: American Slave Narratives: An OnLine Anthology

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