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Hoffman, Hallock B.

Overview
Works: 35 works in 45 publications in 1 language and 172 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Trials, litigation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Live sound recordings  History  Lectures  Reviews 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hallock B Hoffman
 
Most widely held works by Hallock B Hoffman
Loyalty by oath; an essay on the extortion of love by Hallock B Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1982 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to create sound effects for home recordings by Ed Ludes( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ombudsman( Recording )

in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion with R.M. Hutchins, S. Buchanan, H. Hoffman and S.V. Anderson on the Ombudsman, the office invented by the Scandinavians to investigate citizen grievances and now much discussed as an office needed in the U.S
Witness by Dorothy Day( Recording )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features excerpts from Dorothy Day's 1964 interview at the center. Day, Catholic anarchist and social activist, speaks about her involvement in the Catholic Worker Movement and particularly her recent activities on behalf of the civil rights struggles in the South. Also includes exerpts from interviews with John Cogley, Michael Harrington, and Ammon Hennacy who relate their memories and impressions of Ms. Day
The control of national policy by Hallock B Hoffman( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposals for reorganizing the American political community by Hallock B Hoffman( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The technological order( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from a discussion on technology in emerging nations which took place during a conference at the center. The participants, from various countries and walks of life, discuss how technological advances are affecting emerging nations and how these advances are shaping the world in general
By request by Elisabeth Mann Borgese( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ms. Borgese, writer, musician, youngest daughter of author Thomas Mann, and dir. of the Center's study of a world constitution, is interviewed about her life and work. Highlights include discussions about her childhood, her involvement in forming a world constitution, and her more recent research on animal intelligence. Begins with a biographical sketch
The technological order : proceedings of the Encyclopaedia Britannica Conference by Carl F Stover( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records by Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Series in the collection are: Administrative Records (including general correspondence and memoranda; administrators' files, annual reports; Board of Directors' files; financial records; legal files; Robert Maynard Hutchins Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions records, and Senior Fellows files)
The Rich pay a fine, the poor go to jail by Brownlee Hayden( Recording )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A discussion of possible remedies for the problem of disparities in the legal system in its dealings with lawbreakers of differing economic status. Participants include Warren E. Burger, Sam Dash, Brownlee Hayden, Hallock Hoffman, Walter Schaefer, and Gresham Sykes
German Catholics and Hitler's Wars by Gordon C Zahn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gordon Zahn, Associate Professor of Sociology at Loyola University--Chicago, asks why German Catholics did not resist Hitler's wars, and suggests that it is necessary for the religious community to recognize that divisiveness and dissent are among its most important functions. Held at the The Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions. A discussion with CSDI faculty, including question and answer follows Zahn’s talk. Archive program 38: German Catholics and Hitler's Wars. Hoffman introduces the topic and the speakers
John Cogley by John Cogley( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mr. Cogley, a journalist, poet, politician, and director of the center's study of the American character program, speaks about his early life, college days, and involvement in the Catholic workers movement. He also discusses writing for Commonweal, his research on blacklisting in the entertainment field, and other aspects of his life and career. Begins with a biographical sketch
By request by Scott Buchanan( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mr. Buchanan, author, philosopher, former dean of St. John's College in Annapolis, Md., and fellow-in-residence at the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, is interviewed about his life and work. Highlights include discussions of his book Poetry and mathematics, his stint as asst. dir. of the People's Institute during the 1920s, and his views on the liberal arts tradition in education particularly as it applies to St. John's College curriculum. Begins with a biographical sketch
Paul Jacobs by Paul Jacobs( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mr. Jacobs, a journalist and social critic, became the director of the center's study of trade unions. A union organizer, he talks at length about his involvement in the Hollywood blacklisting controversy. He also discusses in detail his thoughts on and involvement in such 1930s radical groups as the Trotskyites, Communists, and the Revolutionary Workers League. Begins with a biographical sketch
The university as the beloved republic by Jacques Barzun( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

French-born American historian Jacques Barzun lectures about the state of the university, once a "sovereign republic of learning" which has moved into the marketplace. Barzun analyzes the reasons for the decline of the university's traditional function and proposes ways of restoring it to its high calling. Narrated by Hallock Hoffman. Held at the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions
India and its leaders : two interviews by Rammanohar Lohia( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the first interview, Hallock Hoffman speaks to Rammanohar Lohia, leader of India's Socialist Party, about economic conditions in India, the Socialist Party, and social structures in India. In the second interview, Scott Buchanan questions Stringfellow Barr about his experiences and travels in India and his feelings towards various Indian leaders
After "Pacem in Terris." by Hallock B Hoffman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hallock Hoffman of the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions presents further excerpts from the post-event conference held to address some of the issues raised in the first International Convocation on Pacem in Terris, featuring S.O. Abedo, Ralph Bunche, Michael Comay, Robert M. Hutchins, Fred Neal, and Luis Quintanilla
The arts in a democratic society by Gifford Phillips( Recording )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In excerpts from a two-day preliminary conference, the discussion centers on government support of the arts, dealing with questions about policy, purpose, selectivity, and the basic issue of how freedom of expression can be protected under a system of bureaucratic procedures. The panel, led by Gifford Phillips, includes Harry S. Ashmore, Dan Burhans, Kirk Douglas, Harrop A. Freeman, Hallock Hoffman, Walter Hopps, John Houseman, Robert M. Hutchins, Abbot Kaplan, Frank K. Kelly, Ernie Kreiling, Vukan Kuic, Irving Laucks, Thomas W. Leavitt, Richard Lichtman, Lawrence Lipton, Donald McDonald, Edward Reed, Howard Richards, Stanley K. Sheinbaum, Roger Stevens, Jan Stussy, Henri Temianka, Harvey Wheeler, John Wilkinson, Harold Willens, and Robert Woetzel
The Eichmann trial and the rule of law by Abram Kaplan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Philosophers Abram Kaplan of the University of California--Los Angeles, and Herbert Fingarette of the University of California--Santa Barbara discuss the issues of morality and legality raised in political scientist Yosai Rogat's 1961 pamphlet on the the trial of Adolph Eichmann by the Israelis. Hershel Bernardi reads excerpts from the pamphlet. This recording is from the CSDI Archive, Program 14: The Eichmann trial and the rule of law. Hallock Hoffman introduces the topic and the speakers
 
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