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  1. Ernest Gellner: An Intellectual Biography.John A. Hall - 2011 - Verso.
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    R. Brown [1984]: The Nature of Social Laws. Machiavelli to Mill. Cambridge University Press. iX+270 Pp. £22.50. [REVIEW]John A. Hall - 1986 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 37 (1):126-130.
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    Our Current Sense of Anxiety.John A. Hall - 2019 - In Raphael Sassower & Nathaniel Laor (eds.), The Impact of Critical Rationalism: Expanding the Popperian Legacy Through the Works of Ian C. Jarvie. Springer Verlag. pp. 71-79.
    The two pillars of Ian C. Jarvie’s thought have been Karl Popper and Ernest Gellner. Gellner went against Popper’s anti-historicism by seeking to give rationalism social groundings. What had once seemed convincing no longer impresses nearly as much. Gellner’s measure of optimism has been replaced by social tendencies that suggest generalized anxiety.
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    Dominic Lieven, Empire: The Russian Empire and Its Rivals, London: John Murray, 2000.John A. Hall - 2001 - Japanese Journal of Political Science 2 (2):257-271.
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    A View of a Death: On Communism, Ancient and Modern.John A. Hall - 1998 - Theory and Society 27 (4):509-534.
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    Social Foundations of Openness.John A. Hall - 1997 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 27 (1):24-38.
    Popper's view of the enemies of the open society is held to rest upon psycholo gism, a view of the very great dangers of misguided intellectuals, and a cyclical view of historical process. While there is something to these claims, they are treated here skeptically. But the purpose of the article is less to attack than to reconstruct. To that end, key elements of a sociology appropriate to an open society are offered.
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    The Social Philosophy of Ernest Gellner.John A. Hall & Ian C. Jarvie (eds.) - 1996 - Brill | Rodopi.
    Contents: John A. HALL and Ian JARVIE: Preface. John A. HALL and Ian JARVIE: The Life and Times of Ernest Gellner. PART 1 INTELLECTUAL BACKGROUND. Ji_i MUSIL: The Prague Roots of Ernest Gellner's Thinking. Chris HANN: Gellner on Malinowski: Words and Things in Central Europe. Tamara DRAGADZE: Ernest Gellner in the Soviet East. PART 2 NATIONS AND NATIONALISM. Brendan O'LEARY: On the Nature of Nationalism: An Appraisal of Ernest Gellner's Writings on Nationalism. Kenneth MINOGUE: Ernest Gellner and the Dangers of (...)
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    Globalization and Nationalism.John A. Hall - 2000 - Thesis Eleven 63 (1):63-79.
    Many voices now proclaim that we live in a global age. Doubts are cast on this view in this paper, particularly insofar as it suggests that the nation-state has lost its functional salience for modernity. A first argument suggests, by means of varied figures and analytic consideration, that the world economy is far from globalized. A second argument adds to this an insistence of national diversity within capitalism. None of this is to suggest that nothing has changed. To the contrary, (...)
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  9. Nationalism and Globalization.John A. Hall - 2000 - Thesis Eleven 63:63-79.
     
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    Twenty Lectures: Sociological Theory Since World War II : Jeffrey C. Alexander , X + 393 Pp., $35 Cloth. [REVIEW]John A. Hall - 1990 - History of European Ideas 12 (1):131-133.
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    Uncertain Victory: Social Democracy and Progressivism in European and American Thought 1870–1920 : James T. Kloppenberg , X + 546 Pp., $39.95. [REVIEW]John A. Hall - 1988 - History of European Ideas 9 (4):519-520.
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    Communities of Discourse: Ideology and Social Structure in the Reformation, the Enlightenment, and European Socialism.John A. Hall - 1991 - History of European Ideas 13 (3):298-299.
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    Liberalism: Politics, Ideology and the Market.John A. Hall - 1990 - Ethics 100 (4):893-893.
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    BROWN, R.: "The Nature of Social Laws. Machiavelli to Mill". [REVIEW]John A. Hall - 1986 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 37:126.
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    An American Portrait: Critical Reflections on Randall Collins's the Sociology of Philosophies.John A. Hall - 2000 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 30 (2):202-206.
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    10 Gellner's metaphysic.John A. Hall - 2007 - In Siniša Malešević & Mark Haugaard (eds.), Ernest Gellner and Contemporary Social Thought. Cambridge University Press. pp. 253.
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  17. Confessions of a Eurocentric.John A. Hall - 2004 - In Said Amir Arjomand & Edward A. Tiryakian (eds.), Rethinking Civilizational Analysis. Sage Publications. pp. 192--200.
     
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  18. Diagnoses of Our Time: Six Views on Our Social Condition.John A. Hall - 1981 - Heinemann Educational Books.
  19. Is America Breaking Apart?John A. Hall & Charles Lindholm - 1999
     
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  20. The Sociological Deficit of the Open Society, Analyzed and Remedied.John A. Hall - 1999 - In I. C. Jarvie & Sandra Pralong (eds.), Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years: The Continuing Relevance of Karl Popper. Routledge.
  21. The Vacuum.John A. Hall - 1993 - Center for German and European Studies, University of California.