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James J. Martin

James J. Martin (1916 –2004) was an American historian. He is best known for his work on the history of American individualist anarchism, Men Against the State, first published in 1953. Jeff Riggenbach writes about Martin in "The Story of American Revisionism."

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Revisionist Viewpoints: Essays in a Dissident Historical Tradition

Other Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

05/27/1971Books
From the publisher: Several of the essays gathered together in this volume received worldwide circulation, despite having been published originally in journals of extremely limited circulation. They drew a wide variety of complimentary comments from figures of some importance. Characteristic of the...

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Men Against the State: The Expositers of Individualist Anarchism in America, 1827-1908

BiographiesPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

06/13/1970Books
The names are tragically lost to history: Benjamin Tucker, Josiah Warren, Lysander Spooner, J.K. Ingalls, among many others. They were thinkers and activists, not mere protesters or political dissidents. They had a positive agenda centered on the confidence that whatever kind of world would emerge...

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