Curriculum Vitae of Leonard I. Krimerman


Leonard I. Krimerman
Department of Philosophy, U-54
University of Connecticut
344 Mansfield Rd.
Storrs, CT 06269-2054
U.S.A. (860) 486-3467


B.A. 1955 Cornell University
Ph.D. 1964 Cornell University

Research Interests:

Theory and Prospects of Democracy; Social Science and Autonomy; Ecology and Democracy; Recent Political Philosophy; Philosophy and Healthcare; Philosophy of Education; Philosophy of Work


Books and Monographs

Krimerman, L. I. and L. Perry, Eds. 1966. Patterns of Anarchy. Doubleday Anchor, New York, NY.

Krimerman, L. I., Ed. 1969. The Nature and Scope of Social Science. Appleton-Century Crafts, New York, NY.

Krimerman, L. I. 1969. Traditional Logic and the Venn Diagram: A Programmed Introduction. Chandler Publishing, Inc.

Krimerman, L. I. and F. Lindenfeld, Eds. 1991. When Workers Decide. New Society Publishers, Philadelphia, PA.

Krimerman, L. I. and F. Lindenfeld, Eds. 1992. From the Ground Up. South End Press, Boston, MA.

Krimerman, L. I., H. Broudy and R. Ennis, Eds. 1974. Philosophy and Educational Research. John Wiley and Sons, New York, NY.

Krimerman, L. I. and B. Nelson. 2000. An Economy of Hope: GEO's Annotated Resource Guide to Cooperative and Sustainable Enterprises. Published by Alonzo Press.

Articles in Anthologies

Krimerman, L. I. 1972. "Autonomy: A New Paradigm for Research." In: 71st Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education (1972), University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL.

Krimerman, L. I. 1978. "Compulsory Education: A Moral Critique." In: Egan and Strike, Philosophy and Educational Policy. Routledge & Kegan Paul.

Krimerman, L.I. and F. Lindenfeld. 1991. "Benello's Enduring Decentralist Legacy." In: From the Ground Up. (See above)

Krimerman, L.I. and F. Lindenfeld. 1992. "Taking Stock: Workplace Democracy's Unique Potential for Progressive Change." In: When Workers Decide (above).

Krimerman, L.I. and F. Lindenfeld. 1992. "Strategies to Strengthen the Workplace Democracy Movement." In When Workers Decide (above).

Krimerman, L. I. 1994. "Education for Democratic Community and Work." In: Lakes, R. (ed.) Critical Education for Work: Multidisciplinary Approaches.

Journal Articles

Krimerman, L. I. 1963. G.E. Moore on Kant. Southern Journal of Philosophy (June).

Krimerman, L. I. 1964. The negative divine. Southern Journal of Philosophy (June).

Krimerman, L. I. 1964. Laws and counter-factuals. Philosophical Studies (April).

Krimerman, L. I. 1965. Memory and justification. Southern Journal of Philosophy (June).

Krimerman, L. I. 1980. "Anarchism Reconsidered: Past Fallacies and Unorthodox Remedies." Social Anarchism. pp. 1-18.

Krimerman, L. and S. Corrente. 1981. "Critical Teaching and Everyday Life." Social Anarchism. pp. 53-63.

Krimerman, L. I. 1984. "Gathering Strength: Worker Ownership and Control in the 1980's." Changing Work 1:18-25.

Krimerman, L. and C. G. Benello. 1985. "Conversion and beyond: A Changing Work Opinion." Changing Work 2:44-45.

Krimerman, L. I. 1987. "Review of Work-Focused Magazines." Utne Reader 4:46-49.

Krimerman, L. I. 1987. "Two Cheers for a Liberatory Vision of Work." Changing Work 7:45-59.

Krimerman, L. I. 1988. "To Yugoslavia and Back: Reflections on Workplace Democracy." Changing Work 7:54-59.

Krimerman, L.I. and Frank Lindenfeld. 1990. "The Prospects for Social Transformation through Workplace Democracy." Socialism and Democracy 10:25-45.

Krimerman, L.I. "Words at Work: Chronicling the Democratic Economy." Collection Building, Vol. 8, No. 2 (1989), pp. 38-42.

Krimerman, L. I., with R. Stone and K. Matsouka, "From the Kitchen to the World: Three Decades of Cooperative Development in Japan." In: GEO, March/April, 1994. (Article reprinted in several magazines.)

Krimerman, L. I. "Contours of Collaboration--A New State of Organizing?", in GEO: Jan./Feb., 1994.

Krimerman, L. I. "An Inclusive Populist Alliance," in the GEO Newsletter, #30, Jan.-Feb., 1998.

Krimerman, L. I. "What is Social Economy and Why is there so Little of it?" in The Basque Way to Social Economy, published by The Gexki Institute of the University of the Bisque Country, 1996.

Krimerman, L. I. "The Mondragon Controversy" and "A New Road for Cooperative Travel", in the GEO Newsletter, #30, Jan.-Feb., 1998.

Krimerman, L. I. "Worker Ownership's Uncertain Future" and "How to Get Capital? Canada Shows the Way", in Dollars and Sense, #219, Sept./Oct. 1998.

Krimerman, L. I. "Building a Democratic Economy", in GEO #34, Nov.-Dec. 1998.

Krimerman, L. I. "Resources for Grassroots Enterprises", in GEO #34, Nov.-Dec. 1998.

Krimerman, L. I. "Education: A Missing but Emerging Link?", in GEO #35, March-April, 1999.

Krimerman, L. I. "Wanted: A Comprehensive Vision and Agenda for Grassroots Activism", in GEO #35, Jan-Feb., 1999.

Interview with Michael Shuman, author of Going Local, in GEO #35.

Interview with Dan Swinney, author of "Building the Bridge to the High Road", in GEO #35.

Krimerman, L. I. "The Quiet Revolution: Study Circles and the Revitalization of Democratic Community", in GEO #37, June-July, 1999.

Krimerman, L.I. "The Nature and Uses of Cooperative Theories", in GEO, Nov-Dec, 1999.

Krimerman, L.I. Interview with Angels Corr, author of No Tresspassing, GEO, Jan-Feb, 2000.

Krimerman, L.I. Review of R. Franke et al., "Democracy at Work in an Indian Industrial Cooperative", GEO, May-June, 2000.

Krimerman, L.I. "Local Currency--Without Borders?" in GEO, May-June, 2000.

Krimerman, L.I. "Should Social Inquiry be Conducted 'Democratically'", in Philosophy of the Social Sciences , Vol. 31, No. 1, March, 2001, pp. 60-82.

Krimerman, L.I. "A New Way to Think about Dewey and Democracy", (Review of William Caspary's Dewey on Democracy in GEO Newsletter, #44, Dec. 2000.

Krimerman, L. Contribution to A New Paradigm for Community Development, in GEO Newsletter, #47, June-July, 2001 (in press).