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Online Texts for Program Readings: Politics & Society Segment

This guide provides links to full-text resources and audio resources available for program readings.

Online Texts

This is a guide with links to full-text/audio resources of program works. Below is a list of databases with full-text sources and audio recordings. For help accessing these resources, please contact Johnathan Longo, Public Services Librarian, at 410-295-6927 or, or Catherine Dixon, Library Director at 410-626-2550 or

Digital Loeb Classical Library Early Modern Texts Naxos Music Library Naxos Spoken Word Library Open Library Project Gutenberg


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Nicomachean Ethics

Douglass, Frederick / Lincoln, Abraham / Supreme Court Cases

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Douglass, Frederick--“The Constitution of the U.S.:
Is It Pro-Slavery or Anti-Slavery?
Lincoln on the Dred Scot Decision
Supreme Court Cases

Locke, John

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Second Treatise of Government

Madison, Hamilton, Jay

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Federalist Papers

Nietzsche, Friedrich

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On the Genealogy of Morals



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Thomas, Aquinas, Saint

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Summa Theologica

Articles of Confederation / Declaration of Independence / Federalist / U. S. Constitution

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Articles of Confederation
Declaration of Independence
U.S Constitution 

Hobbes, Thomas

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Machiavelli, Niccolò

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Discourses on Livy
The Prince

Marx, Karl

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German Ideology


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Rousseau, Jean-Jacques

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Discourse on the Origins of Inequality 

Tocqueville, Alexis de

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Democracy in America