Volume X, Number 4, Fall 2010
From the Editor's Desk
Charles R. Kesler: The Wilderness Years Conclude
James W. Ceaser: The Great RepudiationThe meaning of the midterms.
William Voegeli: The New Frontier and the NeoconservativesThe long twilight struggle between idealism and pragmatism.
Joseph Postell: A Czar is BornCass Sunstein and the Administrative State.
Patrick Allitt: God and CountryNew light on religion in the American Founding.
Reviews of Books
Kenneth P. Miller: Neither Civil Nor ServantsA review of Plunder: How Public Employee Unions are Raiding Treasuries, Controlling Our Lives and Bankrupting the Nation, by Steven Greenhut.
Jeremy Rabkin: So SorryA review of The Sins of the Nation and the Ritual of Apologies, by Danielle Celermajer.
Harvey C. Mansfield: The Degradation of Modern DemocracyA review of The Servile Mind: How Democracy Erodes the Moral Life, by Kenneth Minogue.
Matthew Continetti: Our Kind of GuyA review of The Promise: President Obama, Year One, by Jonathan Alter.
Christopher Caldwell: Black Like MeA review of The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama, by David Remnick.
Michael Barone: Band of BrothersA review of A Nation Forged in War: How World War II Taught Americans to Get Along , by Thomas Bruscino.
Vincent Phillip Muņoz: Block that MetaphorA review of Church, State, and Original Intent, by Donald L. Drakeman.
Ken I. Kersch: All Sail, No AnchorA review of Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. The Supreme Court, by by Jeff Shesol.
Cheryl Miller: Front Row of the Second RateA review of The Secret Lives of Somerset Maugham: A Biography, by Selina Hastings.
Judith Miller: Know Thy EnemyA review of The Grand Jihad: How Islam and the Left Sabotage America, by Andrew C. McCarthy.
Darren Staloff: Lives, Fortunes, and Sacred HonorA review of Revolutionaries: A New History of the Invention of America, by Jack Rakove.
Christina Hoff Sommers: Not Lost in TranslationA review of The Second Sex, by Simone de Beauvoir, translated by Constance Borde and Sheila Malovany-Chevallier.
Peter Skerry: Moving on UpA review of From Immigrants to Americans: The Rise and Fall of Fitting In, by Jacob L. Vigdor.
James Piereson: Live Free or DieA review of The Battle: How the Fight between Free Enterprise and Big Government Will Shape America's Future, by Arthur C. Brooks.
R. Shep Melnick: Balance is AllA review of American Politics, Then & Now: And Other Essays, by James Q. Wilson.
Charles C. Johnson: Game Over?A review of Extra Lives: Why Video Games Matter, by Tom Bissell.
David Frisk: A Runner Whom Renown OutranA review of The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century, by Alan Brinkley.
Brian Doherty: Selling Capitalism ShortA review of The Relentless Revolution: A History of Capitalism, by Joyce Appleby.
John Derbyshire: Meeting the GooseA review of Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer--and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class, by Michael Scammell.
Mark Helprin: Why Israel Needs Nuclear Weapons
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