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    Social Capital or Group Style? Rescuing Tocqueville’s Insights on Civic Engagement.Paul Lichterman - 2006 - Theory and Society 35 (5-6):529-563.
  2. The Idea of Political Culture.Paul Lichterman & Daniel Cefaï - 2006 - In Robert E. Goodin & Charles Tilly (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Contextual Political Analysis. Oxford University Press.
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    Beyond the Seesaw Model: Public Commitment in a Culture of Self-Fulfillment.Paul Lichterman - 1995 - Sociological Theory 13 (3):275-300.
    Communitarian sociological theory and research of the past 30 years has often assumed that a growing culture of self-fulfillment, or "personalism," is ultimately incompatible with commitment to the public good. This article argues that this "seesaw model" does not exhaust the possible relations between personalism and public commitment. It borrows insights from radical democratic theories to argue the existence of a form of public commitment that is enacted through, rather than impeded by, personalism. A cultural analysis that highlights everyday practices (...)
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    Talking Identity in the Public Sphere: Broad Visions and Small Spaces in Sexual Identity Politics. [REVIEW]Paul Lichterman - 1999 - Theory and Society 28 (1):101-141.