Reviews of Books

The Raw Deal

A new history of the Great Depression.

Debating the New Deal

A review of The Two Faces of Liberalism: How the Hoover-Roosevelt Debate Shapes the 21st Century

Econ Artist

The Laffer Curve, conservatives, and the defense of tax cuts.

Timeless Mind

A review of two new books on the development of Leo Strauss' thought.

O Captain! My Captain!

In the end, public opinion is central to the perpetuation of our political institutions.

Confronting Dred Scott

Reflecting on Dred Scott, 150 years after that most disastrous Supreme Court decision.

Whistling Dixie

A review of Politically Incorrect Guide To The Constitution , by Kevin R.C. Gutzman

Growing Up American

The arrested development of the rising generation - and what it means for Western Civilization.

For the Children

Examining the troubling prospects of marriage and family in America.

Loss Upon Loss

Reviewing both a worthy new translation of the Aeneid and a new, disappointing critique.

Books in Brief

Attendant Cruelties: Nation and Nationalism in American History, by Patrice Higonnet atrice Higon ...