Volume IX, Number 3, Summer 2009
From the Editor's Desk
Charles R. Kesler: The Red Beating Heart
William Voegeli: Look Out for the Union LabelLiberals rejoin the picket line.
Henry Olsen: The Reemerging Republican Majority?Political demography and the future of conservatism.
Charles R. Kesler: The Conservative ChallengeThe Reagan Revolution vs. the Obama Revolution.
Greg Forster: Sacred EnterpriseCapitalism is not only about money; it's about morality.
Reviews of Books
Bret Stephens: Statecraft as WarcraftA review of Advice to War Presidents: A Remedial Course in Statecraft, by Angelo M. Codevilla
Joseph Epstein: Against the Virtual LifeA review of Digital Barbarism: A Writer's Manifesto, by Mark Helprin
Steve Forbes: Lowering the BoomA review of The Great Inflation and Its Aftermath: The Past and Future of American Affluence, by Robert J. Samuelson
Michael M. Uhlmann: The Liberals' ConstitutionA review of Living Constitution, Dying Faith: Progressivism and the New Science of Jurisprudence , by Bradley C.S. Watson
David F. Forte: The Closing of the Judicial MindA review of Unrestrained: Judicial Excess and the Mind of the American Lawyer, by Robert F. Nagel
and How Judges Think, by Richard A. Posner
Alonzo L. Hamby: FDR's Long ShadowA review of New Deal or Raw Deal?: How FDR's Economic Legacy Has Damaged America, by Burton W. Folsom, Jr.
and Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, by H.W. Brands
John Derbyshire: Rudyard's Adventures in WonderlandA review of Kipling Sahib: India and the Making of Rudyard Kipling, by Charles Allen
Susan D. Collins: The Beautiful and the GoodA review of Aristotle's Dialogue with Socrates: On the "Nicomachean Ethics", by Ronna Burger
Paul A. Rahe: Rediscovering HerodotusA review of The Landmark Herodotus: The Histories, edited by Robert B. Strassler;
Herodotus: Histories Book VIII , by Herodotus, edited by A.M. Bowie;
Herodotus: Histories Book IX , by Herodotus, edited by Michael A. Flower and John Marincola;
and A Commentary on Herodotus Books I-IV , by David Asheri, Alan Lloyd, and Aldo Corcella, edited by Oswyn Murray and Alfonso Moreno
Mark Helprin: K-Street Consultantsí Memo to the Somali Pirates
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