Title: James Burnham Papers
Collection Number: 88022
Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material:
12 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope
(5.1 linear feet)
Date (inclusive): 1928-1983
Correspondence, speeches and writings, notes, memoranda, and printed matter, relating to communism in the United States and
abroad, the Congress for Cultural Freedom and other anti-communist movements in the United States and abroad, political conditions
in the United States and the world, and conservative political thought.
Burnham, James, 1905-1987
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[Identification of item], James Burnham Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1988.
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|1905 Nov. 22
||Born, Chicago, Illinois
||Professor of Philosophy, New York University
||Co-author (with Philip Wheelwright),
Introduction to Philosophical Analysis
The Managerial Revolution
The Struggle for the World
The Case for De Gaulle (with Andre Malraux)
||Consultant, Central Intelligence Agency
The Coming Defeat of Communism
Containment or Liberation?
The Web of Subversion
Congress and the American Tradition
Suicide of the West
The War We Are In
|1987 July 28
||Died, Kent, Connecticut
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Congress for Cultural Freedom
Anti-communist movements--United States.
United States--Politics and government--1945-1989.
United States--Politics and government.