Literature on personalism

There is a plethora of books on personalism, so it can be difficult to get an overview.
We can recommend these as a good introduction:

Burrow, Rufus: Personalism, a critical introduction. St. Louis: Chalice Press (1999)

Buford, Thomas O. and Harold H. Oliver: Personalism revisited: its proponents and critics. Editions Rodopi B.V. (2002)

Bengtsson, Jan Olof: The Worldview of Personalism: Origins and Early Development. Oxford: Oxford University Press (2006).

Mortensen, Jonas Norgaard: The Common Good - An introduction to personalism. Forlaget Boedal (2014)


A more extensive bibliography is as follows:

Amato, J. (1975): Mounier and Maritain. Alabama, USA: The University of Alabama Press

Baldwin, Lewis V. (2002): The Legacy of Martin Luther King Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press

Berdyaev, N. (1933): End of Our Time. New York: Sheed and Ward

Berdyaev, N. (1944): Slavery and Freedom. New York: C. Scribner's Sons

Berdyaev, N. (1945): The Destiny of Man. London: The Centenrary Press

Berdyaev, N. (1950): Dream and Reality. London: Geoffrey Bles

Brightman, A. (1988): "Personalism Then Now and Perhaps Hereafter", i The Personalist Forum 4:2

Buber. Martin (2000): I and Thou. Scribner Classics

Buford, Thomas O. and Harold H. Oliver (2002): Personalism revisited: its proponents and critics. Editions Rodopi B.V.

Burrow, R (1997): "Martin Luther King, Jr., Personalism, and Moral Laws", i The Asbury Theological  Journal, vol. 52

Burrow, Rufus (1999): Personalism, a critical introduction. St. Louis: Chalice Press

Carson, Clayborn (1994): The Papers of Martin Luther King. Jr.. Berkeley: University of California Press

Delors, Jacques (1999):  " European Personalist Perspectives", i Ethical Persepctives vol. 6-1. Leuven:
European Centre for Ethics, Catholic University of Leuven

Doran, Kevin P. (1996): Solidarity: A Synthesis of Personalism and Communalism in the Thought of  Karol Wojtyla/Pope John Paul II. New York: Peter Lang

Herberg, Will (1972): Martin Buber: Personalist Philosopher in An Age of Depersonalization. West  Hartford: St. Joseph’s College

Knudson, A. C. (1927): The Philosophy of Personalism. A Study in the Metaphysics of Religion. New  York: The Abingdon Press

Lossky, Nicholas. O (1951): History of Russian Philosophy. New York: International Universities Press

Lowrie, Donald A. (1960): Rebellious Prophet. A Life of Nicolai Berdyaev. New York: Harper & Brothers

Lowrie, Donald A. (1965): Christian Eksistentialist. A Berdyaev Anthology. New York: Harper & Row

Maritain, J. (1930): Religion et Culture. Paris: Desclée de Brouwer

Maritain, J. (1936): Humanisme intégral, i The Collected Works of Jacques Maritain, ed Otto Bird, 1996  Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press

Maritain, J. (1941): True Humanism. London: The Centenary Press

Maritain, Jacques (1944): The Rights of Man and Natural Law. London: Geoffrey Bles

Maritain, J. (1946): Redeeming the Time. London: Geoffrey Bles

Maritain, J. (1951): Man and the State. Chicago: University of Chicago Press

Maritain, J. (1966): The Person and the Common Good. London: University of Notre Dame Press

Maritain Mounier (1973): Maritain Mounier. Paris: Desclée de Brouwer

Mounier, Emmanuel (1938): A Personalist Manifesto. Oversat fra fransk af munkene i St. John's Abbey, Collegeville, Minnesota. New York: Longmans, Green and Co.

Mounier, Emmanuel (1952): Personalism. New York: The Grove Press

Mounier, Emmanuel (1950): "Personalismen" i Heretica, årg. 3 p. 182-201

Nielsen, Ellen (1950): "Den franske personalisme", i Stud.theol: Månedsblad for teologiske studenter nr. 5

Nielsen, Ellen (1950 B): "Emmanuel Mounier og personalisme", i Kirkens Front, årg. 8, vol. 7, p. 4-5

Schmitz, Kenneth L. (1993): At the Center of the Human Drama. The Philosophical Anthropology of Karol Wojtyla/Pope John Paul II. Catholic University of American Press

Smith, B. W. (1976): Jacques Maritain. Antimodern or Ultramodern?. New York: Elsevier

Schneck, Stephen Frederick (1987): Person and polis. Max Scheler's personalism as political theory.  Albany: State University of New York Press

Slaatté, Howard A. (1997): Personality, Spirit, and Ethics. The Ethics of Nicholas Berdyaev. New York:  Peter Lang

Stitskin, Leon D. (1976): Jewish philosophy. A study in personalism. Yeshiva University Press

Utechin, S. V. (1963): Russian Political Thought. A Concise History. London: J. M. Dent & Sons LTD.

Vallon, Michel Alexander (1960): An Apostle of Freedom. Life and Teachings of Nicolas Berdyaev. New  York: Philosophical Library

Weatherford, W. D. (1916): Personal Elements in Religious Life. Nashville: Publishing House

William, Thomas D. (2005): Who is My Neighbor? Personalism and the Foundation of Human Rights. Washington: The Catholic University of America Press

Wojtyla, Karol (1979): The Acting Person. Dordrecht: D. Reidel Publishing Company

Wojtyla, Karol (1993): Person and Community. Selected Essays. New York: Peter Lang

Zablocki, Janusz (1978): "The Reception of the Personalism of Mounier in Poland", i Dialectics and Humanism, vol. 5

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