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  1. Abraham Lincoln & the Last Best Hope
    First Things, November 1999, pp. 43-48
  2. The abstract enemy
    Commonweal, January 17, 1986, p. 14
  3. Acid Stomachs and Breines' Bromides
    Telos, Spring 1981, pp. 211-213
  4. [+]
    After Paganism (Review)
    The Disenchantment of the World, by Marcel Gauchet
    1. The Disenchantment of the World by Marcel Gauchet
    The New Republic, March 2, 1998, pp. 38-39
  5. Articles
    Against Androgyny
    Telos, Spring 1981, pp. 5-22
  6. Against gay marriage---II
    Commonweal, November 22, 1991, pp. 685-686
  7. "Amazon" vs. "Earth Mother"?
    Women, War and Feminism
    The Nation, June 14, 1980, p. 705
  8. [+]
    The American Battlefield (Review)
    Culture Wars, by James Davison Hunter
    1. Culture Wars by James Davison Hunter
    First Things, May 1992, pp. 69-71
  9. [+]
    American Politics (2 Reviews)
    Recruiting for Uncle Sam, by David R. Segal
    1. Recruiting for Uncle Sam by David R. Segal
    2. Arms and the Enlisted Woman by Judith Stiehm
    American Political Science Review, June 1990, pp. 671-672
  10. [+]
    American Politics (Review)
    The Imaginary War, by Guy Oakes
    1. The Imaginary War by Guy Oakes
    American Political Science Review, December 1995, p. 1031
  11. Books
    [+]
    The Anti-Feminist Backlash (2 Reviews)
    The Inevitability of Patriarchy, by Steven Goldberg
    1. The Inevitability of Patriarchy by Steven Goldberg
    2. Sexual Suicide by George F. Gilder
    Commonweal, March 8, 1974, pp. 16-17
  12. Augustine and the Limits of Politics (1996)
    1 Review
  13. Battered Reason
    The latest twist in feminist legal theory may rob women of any responsibility for their...
    The New Republic, October 5, 1992, pp. 25-28
  14. [+]
    Before I'll Be a Slave... (Review)
    Freedom in the Modern World, by Orlando Patterson
    1. Freedom in the Modern World by Orlando Patterson
    Dissent, Fall 1992, pp. 544-545
  15. The betrayal of liberalism, VII
    The New Criterion, March 1999, pp. 4-13
  16. [+]
    Between punishment & therapy (Review)
    Decarceration, by Andrew Scull
    1. Decarceration by Andrew Scull
    Commonweal, July 12, 1985, pp. 412-416
  17. [+]
    Beyond Sexual Politics (3 Reviews)
    Sexual Politics, by Kate Millett
    1. Sexual Politics by Kate Millett
    2. The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer
    3. Woman's Estate by Juliet Mitchell
    Commonweal, April 28, 1972, pp. 192-193
  18. Books & the Arts
    [+]
    Bizarre Inconsistencies (Review)
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Radical for Women's Rights, by Lois W. Banner
    1. Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Radical for Women's Rights by Lois W. Banner
    The Nation, September 20, 1980, p. 253
  19. [+]
    Bok's Peace Plan: What's Missing? (Review)
    A Strategy for Peace, by Sissela Bok
    1. A Strategy for Peace by Sissela Bok
    Commonweal, July 14, 1989, p. 406
  20. Bonhoffer and the Sovereign State
    First Things, August/September 1996, pp. 27-30
  21. Reviews
    [+]
    Books: Civility (Review)
    Civility, by Stephen L. Carter
    1. Civility by Stephen L. Carter
    In These Times, May 2, 1998, pp. 17-18
  22. [+]
    Briefly Noted (Review)
    Hannah Arendt/Martin Heidegger, by Elzbieta Ettinger
    1. Hannah Arendt/Martin Heidegger by Elzbieta Ettinger
    First Things, March 1996, p. 56
  23. [+]
    Brimstone America (Review)
    Hellfire Nation, by James A. Morone
    1. Hellfire Nation by James A. Morone
    The Weekly Standard, May 26, 2003, pp. 34-37
  24. But Was It Just? (1992)
    Reflections on the Morality of the Persian Gulf War
    1 Review
  25. [+]
    Can Social Theory Save Us? (Review)
    The Radical Renewal, by Norman Birnbaum
    1. The Radical Renewal by Norman Birnbaum
    Commonweal, February 10, 1989, p. 86
  26. [+]
    The Chosen Family (4 Reviews)
    Family Matters, by E. Wayne Carp
    1. Family Matters by E. Wayne Carp
    2. The Adoption Life Cycle by Elinor B. Rosenberg
    3. The Adoption Reader by Susan Wadia-Ells
    4. Adoption, Identity, and Kinship by Katarina Wegar
    The New Republic, September 14, 1998, pp. 45-53
  27. Christmas critics' choices
    Commonweal, November 29, 1985, p. 682
  28. The class of '79
    'Search'
    Commonweal, April 13, 1979, pp. 207-208
  29. Clinton, the Country, and the Political Culture
    Commentary, January 1999, p. 27
  30. Community-Care Debate
    A Key to Unlock the Asylum?
    The Nation, May 16, 1981, p. 585
  31. [+]
    Cowboys and Commager (Review)
    The First Book of American History, by Henry Steele Commager
    1. The First Book of American History by Henry Steele Commager
    Commonweal, November 21, 1969, pp. 249-251
  32. The Crisis in Our Culture
    The Partisan Review, Spring 1991, pp. 209-213
  33. Books
    Critics' choices for Christmas
    Commonweal, December 7, 1990, p. 726
  34. Books
    Critics' Choices from the University Presses
    Commonweal, May 21, 1976, p. 342
  35. [+]
    The Decline of the City (Review)
    The Last Intellectuals, by Russell Jacoby
    1. The Last Intellectuals by Russell Jacoby
    Telos, Fall 1997, pp. 180-181
  36. [+]
    Deliver Us From Evil (Review)
    All God's Children, by Fox Butterfield
    1. All God's Children by Fox Butterfield
    Commonweal, April 19, 1996, pp. 22-23
  37. Democracy on Trial (1995)
    4 Reviews, 1 Readable
  38. Books
    [+]
    Dirty Little Soporific (Review)
    Ambition: The Secret Passion, by Joseph Epstein
    1. Ambition: The Secret Passion by Joseph Epstein
    Commonweal, July 3, 1981, pp. 408-409
  39. Symposium
    Education Beyond Politics
    The Partisan Review, Summer 1992, pp. 343-419
  40. Exchange
    Exchange
    The Nation, July 24, 1989, p. 110
  41. Families in Trouble
    Dissent, Spring 1991, pp. 262-266
  42. Family reconstruction
    Commonweal, August 1, 1980, pp. 430-431
  43. The Family in Political Thought (1982)
    1 Review
  44. Articles
    Feminism and Politics
    The Partisan Review, Spring 1990, pp. 181-192
  45. Communications
    Feminism, Community, Freedom
    Dissent, Spring 1983, pp. 247-255
  46. Feminism, Family, and Community
    Dissent, Fall 1982, pp. 442-449
  47. [+]
    The Feminist as Paranoid (Review)
    Backlash, by Susan Faludi
    1. Backlash by Susan Faludi
    First Things, August 1992, pp. 54-55
  48. A feminist's journey
    Commonweal, June 5, 1981, pp. 331-332
  49. Fingerprinting on file
    Commonweal, April 24, 1987, p. 229
  50. [+]
    Forgetting Who Are 'The People' (5 Reviews)
    The Pursuit of Inequality, by Philip Green
    1. The Pursuit of Inequality by Philip Green
    2. Racial Inequality by Michael Reich
    3. Equality by William Ryan
    4. The American Nightmare by Clarice Stasz
    5. The Ethnic Myth by Stephen Steinberg
    The Nation, May 2, 1981, pp. 543-544
  51. Forum: The Place of Pornography
    The Harpers Monthly, November 1984, pp. 31-46
  52. [+]
    Freedom's Surety (Review)
    American Providence, by Stephen H. Webb
    1. American Providence by Stephen H. Webb
    First Things, February 2005, pp. 38-40
  53. [+]
    From Predator to Pussycat (Review)
    Of Men and Manhood, by Leonard Kriegel
    1. Of Men and Manhood by Leonard Kriegel
    The Nation, December 22, 1979, pp. 664-665
  54. Books & the Arts
    The Future of the Public Intellectual
    A Forum
    The Nation, February 12, 2001, pp. 25-34
  55. [+]
    Generation Without Forebears (Review)
    Grandparents/Grandchildren, by Arthur Kornhaber and Kenneth L. Woodward
    1. Grandparents/Grandchildren by Arthur Kornhaber and Kenneth L. Woodward
    The Nation, August 22, 1981, pp. 152-154
  56. The Giving Tree: A Symposium
    First Things, January 1995, p. 44
  57. [+]
    God and Man in the Oval Office (2 Reviews)
    From the Eye of the Storm, by J. Philip Wogaman
    1. From the Eye of the Storm by J. Philip Wogaman
    2. Rebuilding Your Broken World by Gordon MacDonald
    The New Republic, March 22, 1999, pp. 37-39
  58. [+]
    Good Citizens (Review)
    The Democratic Virtues of the Christian Right, by Jon A. Shields
    1. The Democratic Virtues of the Christian Right by Jon A. Shields
    The Claremont Review of Books, September 2009, p. 36
  59. [+]
    Greek culture & the god of love (Review)
    The Lust to Annihilate, by Eli Sagan
    1. The Lust to Annihilate by Eli Sagan
    Commonweal, June 20, 1980, pp. 380-381
  60. The Hard Questions: Authority Figures
    Tocqueville and the meaning of democratic discipline
    The New Republic, December 22, 1997, p. 11
  61. The Hard Questions: Back to Nature
    The case against moral relativism---and some of its critics, too
    The New Republic, August 3, 1998, p. 11
  62. The Hard Questions: Bad Publicity
    The end of privacy
    The New Republic, August 12, 1996, p. 25
  63. The Hard Questions: Bad Seed
    A would-be cloner's moral hauteur
    The New Republic, February 9, 1998, p. 9
  64. The Hard Questions: Beyond Consent
    Why it doesn't matter whether or not Monica Lewinsky said yes
    The New Republic, May 4, 1998, p. 8
  65. The Hard Questions: Civil Rites
    Abusing Oklahoma City
    The New Republic, February 24, 1997, p. 23
  66. The Hard Questions: Ewegenics
    A little hysteria, please
    The New Republic, March 31, 1997, p. 25
  67. The Hard Questions: Gatsby Returns
    Bill and Hillary, as F. Scott Fitzgerald might have seen them
    The New Republic, August 31, 1998, p. 11
  68. The Hard Questions: Going Public
    The investigation of the president's private life is unseemly. But he brought it on him...
    The New Republic, March 23, 1998, pp. 12-13
  69. The Hard Questions: Heaven Can Wait
    The difference between cultists and Christians
    The New Republic, May 5, 1997, p. 23
  70. The Hard Questions: Looks That Kill
    Body v. soul
    The New Republic, January 20, 1997, p. 23
  71. The Hard Questions: Lost City
    Downsizing and democracy
    The New Republic, November 4, 1996, p. 25
  72. The Hard Questions: Our Bodies, our Clones
    Women's new biological obsession
    The New Republic, August 4, 1997, p. 25
  73. The Hard Questions: Poll Positions
    Should public opinion surveys decide Clinton's fate?
    The New Republic, October 19, 1998, p. 13
  74. The Hard Questions: Scrilege
    Kill the death penalty
    The New Republic, June 16, 1997, p. 27
  75. The Hard Questions: Sense and Sensibility
    Our pity culture
    The New Republic, September 30, 1996, p. 29
  76. The Hard Questions: The Right Rights
    Fighting for universal human rights is indeed judgmental but also necessary
    The New Republic, June 15, 1998, p. 11
  77. The Hard Questions: True Confessions
    The moral and political wisdom of South Africa's truth commission
    The New Republic, November 10, 1997, p. 12
  78. The Hard Questiosn: Cardinal Virtue
    The lesson of Bernardin
    The New Republic, December 9, 1996, p. 25
  79. The Hard Qustions: Mourning in America
    Elvis Presley, John Lennon, Princess Di and the trivialization of grief
    The New Republic, September 29, 1997, p. 25
  80. [+]
    Heartland of Darkness (Review)
    She Said Yes, by Misty Bernall
    1. She Said Yes by Misty Bernall
    The New Republic, January 17, 2000, pp. 33-37
  81. Her father's daughter
    Commonweal, February 11, 1983, p. 72
  82. Her father's daughter
    Commonweal, January 14, 1983, p. 5
  83. How to Fight a Just War
    America has a moral duty to respond with restraint to terrorists who know no limits
    Blueprint/The New Democrat, Nov/Dec 2001, pp. 14-15
  84. "Interactive" TV
    Democracy and the QUBE Tube
    The Nation, August 7, 1982, pp. 108-116
  85. Jane Addams and the Dream of American Democracy (2002)
    A Life
    5 Reviews, 1 Readable
  86. Jane Addams and the Social Claim
    The Public Interest, Fall 2001, pp. 82-92
  87. The Jane Addams Reader (2001)
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
  88. Judge Not?
    First Things, October 1994, pp. 36-39
  89. Books
    [+]
    Judging Rightly (Review)
    Essays in Understanding, 1930-1954, by Hannah Arendt and Jerome Kohn
    1. Essays in Understanding, 1930-1954 by Hannah Arendt and Jerome Kohn
    First Things, November 1994, pp. 49-51
  90. Just War Against Terror (2003)
    The Burden of American Power In a Violent World
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
  91. Language and American Citizens
    Dissent, Summer 1996, pp. 56-57
  92. Fall Books
    [+]
    Law and the Company We Keep (2 Reviews)
    Law and the Company We Keep, by Aviam Soifer
    1. Law and the Company We Keep by Aviam Soifer
    2. Beyond Individualism by Michael J. Piore
    In These Times, September 18, 1995, pp. 22-25
  93. [+]
    Leftward, Ho! (Review)
    Achieving Our Country, by Richard Rorty
    1. Achieving Our Country by Richard Rorty
    The Wilson Quarterly, Summer 1998, pp. 97-98
  94. Lessons from Arnherst
    Commonweal, March 25, 1988, p. 165
  95. Letters
    Abortion
    Commentary, March 1994, pp. 2-20
  96. Letters
    Policy Review, Spring 1986, pp. 84-98
  97. Liberalism and Democracy: A Symposium
    The Barrier of the Law
    The New Republic, May 9, 1988, p. 22
  98. [+]
    Liberalism's Philosopher (Review)
    John Dewey and the High Tide of American Liberalism, by Alan Ryan
    1. John Dewey and the High Tide of American Liberalism by Alan Ryan
    Commonweal, August 18, 1995, pp. 26-29
  99. Books & Arts
    Little Modern Women
    Louisa May Alcott's unrecognizable heroines
    The Weekly Standard, July 29, 2002, pp. 31-33
  100. [+]
    The Lost Children (Review)
    Dubious Conceptions, by Kristin Luker
    1. Dubious Conceptions by Kristin Luker
    The New Republic, October 21, 1996, pp. 30-35
  101. [+]
    Love and Work in the Modern Age (Review)
    From Cottage to Work Station, by Allan C. Carlson
    1. From Cottage to Work Station by Allan C. Carlson
    Chronicles, November 1993, pp. 32-34
  102. Books
    [+]
    Love, hatred, pity, anger (Review)
    In Good Conscience, by Sidney Callahan
    1. In Good Conscience by Sidney Callahan
    Commonweal, August 9, 1991, pp. 486-487
  103. [+]
    The Masculine Mystique (2 Reviews)
    The Trouble with Boys, by Angela Phillips
    1. The Trouble with Boys by Angela Phillips
    2. What Men Want by John Munder Ross
    The Wilson Quarterly, Summer 1994, pp. 82-84
  104. The Meaning of Marriage (2006)
    Family, State, Market, and Morals
    3 Reviews
  105. Meditations on Modern Political Thought (1986)
    Masculine/Feminine Themes from Luther to Arendt
    1 Review
  106. Minors and First Amendment Rights
    Dissent, Fall 1999, pp. 76-77
  107. Books
    [+]
    A Modern Jeremiad (Review)
    The True and Only Heaven, by Christopher Lasch
    1. The True and Only Heaven by Christopher Lasch
    First Things, April 1991, p. 54
  108. Mr. Right is Dead
    The Nation, November 14, 1981, p. 496
  109. My Mother, the Expoert
    First Things, October 1991, p. 11
  110. The Naked Public Square Now: A Symposium
    First Things, November 2004, p. 17
  111. The National Prospect
    Commentary, November 1995, p. 48
  112. Opinion
    Nature's Call
    First Things, November 1990, pp. 7-8
  113. [+]
    Neither Market Nor State (Review)
    Whose Keeper?, by Alan Wolfe
    1. Whose Keeper? by Alan Wolfe
    Commonweal, January 12, 1990, pp. 23-32
  114. The New Porn Wars
    The New Republic, June 25, 1984, pp. 15-20
  115. Opinion
    The Newtape File II
    First Things, April 1993, p. 12
  116. The Newtape File III
    First Things, May 1993, pp. 6-7
  117. The Newtape File IV
    First Things, June/July 1993, p. 7
  118. The Newtape File V
    First Things, August/September 1993, p. 13
  119. Opinion
    The Newtape Files, I
    First Things, March 1993, p. 7
  120. Not a Cure-All
    Civil Society Creates Citizens; It Does Not Solve Problems
    The Brookings Review, Fall 1997, pp. 13-15
  121. Communications
    On Feminism, Family & Community
    An Exchange between Barbara Ehrenreich and Jean Bethke Elshtain
    Dissent, Winter 1983, pp. 103-109
  122. On humaneness & honoring the dead
    Commonweal, March 11, 1983, pp. 144-145
  123. One Electorate Under God? (2004)
    A Dialogue on Religion and American Politics
    1 Review
  124. [+]
    Our Neighbor's Keeper (Review)
    The Warrior's Honor, by Michael Ignatieff
    1. The Warrior's Honor by Michael Ignatieff
    Commonweal, October 9, 1998, p. 25
  125. [+]
    Pass the Torts (Review)
    What It Means to Be a Libertarian, by Charles Murray
    1. What It Means to Be a Libertarian by Charles Murray
    Commonweal, May 23, 1997, pp. 24-25
  126. [+]
    Passion, compassion, & public leadership (Review)
    Patricide in the House Divided, by George B. Forgie
    1. Patricide in the House Divided by George B. Forgie
    Commonweal, April 10, 1981, p. 219
  127. [+]
    Philosopher President (Review)
    The Art of the Impossible, by Vaclav Havel
    1. The Art of the Impossible by Vaclav Havel
    Commonweal, October 24, 1997, pp. 23-24
  128. Books
    [+]
    Philosophers vs. the Family (Review)
    The Family on Trial, by Philip Abbott
    1. The Family on Trial by Philip Abbott
    Commonweal, November 20, 1981, pp. 667-669
  129. Politics and the Battered Woman
    Dissent, Winter 1985, pp. 55-60
  130. [+]
    The Politics of the Possible (Review)
    Raymond Aron, by Brian C. Anderson
    1. Raymond Aron by Brian C. Anderson
    First Things, November 1998, pp. 52-54
  131. Power Trips and Other Journeys (1991)
    Essays in Feminism as Civic Discourse
    1 Review
  132. [+]
    Practice Does Not Make Perfect (Review)
    Democracy and Tradition, by Jeffrey Stout
    1. Democracy and Tradition by Jeffrey Stout
    The Claremont Review of Books, Winter 2004, pp. 70-71
  133. Presidential Language
    The Love Song of J. Carter
    The Nation, April 26, 1980, p. 481
  134. Proselytizing for Tolerance
    First Things, November 2002, pp. 30-36
  135. Protection Our Spies
    The Nation, March 14, 1981, p. 301
  136. Public Education Crisis
    Time to Politicize the Schools
    The Nation, September 25, 1982, p. 257
  137. Public Man, Private Woman (1982)
    Womwn in Social and Political Thought
    3 Reviews
  138. [+]
    The Public Trust (Review)
    In Defense of Government, by Jacob Weisberg
    1. In Defense of Government by Jacob Weisberg
    The Partisan Review, Spring 1998, pp. 320-322
  139. A Reading List for Every Young Woman
    The Women's Quarterly, Fall 2002, p. 13
  140. Real Politics (1997)
    At the Center of Everyday Life
    1 Review
  141. Rebuilding the Nest (1991)
    A New Commitment to the American Family
    2 Reviews
  142. [+]
    Political Theory and Methodology (Review)
    Political Philosophy as Therapy, by Gertrude A. Steuernagel
    1. Political Philosophy as Therapy by Gertrude A. Steuernagel
    American Political Science Review, December 1980, pp. 1068-1069
  143. [+]
    Political Theory (Review)
    Feminism and Political Theory, by Judith Evans
    1. Feminism and Political Theory by Judith Evans
    American Political Science Review, September 1988, pp. 972-973
  144. [+]
    Political Theory (2 Reviews)
    The Genesis of the State, by Martin Sicker
    1. The Genesis of the State by Martin Sicker
    2. The Changing Architecture of Politics by Philip G. Cerny
    American Political Science Review, March 1992, p. 221
  145. [+]
    Political Theory (2 Reviews)
    Fear of Diversity, by Arlene W. Saxonhouse
    1. Fear of Diversity by Arlene W. Saxonhouse
    2. Multiculturalism and the Politics of Recognition by Charles Taylor
    American Political Science Review, June 1993, p. 482
  146. [+]
    Verse (2 Reviews)
    Peaceable Kingdoms, by Michael Zuckerman
    1. Peaceable Kingdoms by Michael Zuckerman
    2. A Little Commonwealth by John Demos
    Commonweal, August 21, 1970, p. 420
  147. [+]
    Verse (2 Reviews)
    Justice: The Crisis of Law, Order, and Freedom in America, by Richard Harris
    1. Justice: The Crisis of Law, Order, and Freedom in America by Richard Harris
    2. The Fear of Crime by Richard Harris
    Commonweal, May 29, 1970, pp. 274-275
  148. Books
    [+]
    Poetry and Power (2 Reviews)
    Daughters of the Promised Land, by Page Smith
    1. Daughters of the Promised Land by Page Smith
    2. The Southern Lady by Anne Firor Scott
    Commonweal, January 8, 1971, p. 355
  149. [+]
    Facing Up to the Inescapable (Review)
    Civilized Man's Eight Deadly Sins, by Konrad Lorenz
    1. Civilized Man's Eight Deadly Sins by Konrad Lorenz
    Commonweal, November 29, 1974, pp. 220-224
  150. [+]
    Edmund Wilson: The Private Side (Review)
    Loss and Change, by Peter Marris
    1. Loss and Change by Peter Marris
    Commonweal, August 29, 1975, pp. 382-384
  151. [+]
    'Bless Me, Father...' (Review)
    The Speech and Manners of American Women, by Henry James
    1. The Speech and Manners of American Women by Henry James
    Commonweal, January 17, 1975, pp. 340-344
  152. [+]
    The Uses of God (Review)
    Social Amnesia, by Russell Jacoby
    1. Social Amnesia by Russell Jacoby
    Commonweal, September 26, 1975, p. 442
  153. [+]
    A Life Paid up (2 Reviews)
    A Prince of Our Disorder, by John E. Mack
    1. A Prince of Our Disorder by John E. Mack
    2. The Revolutionary Ascetic by Bruce Mazlish
    Commonweal, July 22, 1977, p. 470
  154. [+]
    Me Tarzan, You Jane (2 Reviews)
    Lying, Despair, Jealousy, Envy, Sex, Suicide, Drugs, and the Good Life, by Leslie H. Fa...
    1. Lying, Despair, Jealousy, Envy, Sex, Suicide, Drugs, and the Good Life by Leslie H. Farber
    2. Life of the Self by Robert Jay Lifton
    Commonweal, March 18, 1977, pp. 188-189
  155. [+]
    Tolstoy in Serbia (Review)
    Every Child's Birthright, by Selma Fraiberg
    1. Every Child's Birthright by Selma Fraiberg
    Commonweal, July 6, 1979, pp. 415-416
  156. [+]
    Briefly Noted (Review)
    Hannah Arendt: An Introduction, by John McGowan
    1. Hannah Arendt: An Introduction by John McGowan
    First Things, October 1998, p. 77
  157. [+]
    Briefly Noted (Review)
    Consilience, by Edward O. Wilson
    1. Consilience by Edward O. Wilson
    First Things, March 1999, p. 59
  158. [+]
    Poetry (Review)
    Ethics, by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    1. Ethics by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    First Things, March 2000, p. 43
  159. [+]
    '68 in France (Review)
    Against Our Will, by Susan Brownmiller
    1. Against Our Will by Susan Brownmiller
    Telos, Winter 1976, pp. 237-242
  160. [+]
    Review Essay (5 Reviews)
    Contesting Care
    1. The Problem of the Passions by Cynthia Burack
    2. Disputed Subjects by Jane Flax
    3. Feminist Morality by Virginia Held
    4. Moral Boundaries by Joan C. Tronto
    5. Gendered Community by Penny A. Weiss
    American Political Science Review, December 1994, pp. 966-970
  161. Revolutionary Pulaski
    Commonweal, April 6, 1990, p. 206
  162. Books & the Arts
    [+]
    A Rocky Mountain Floater (Review)
    The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light, by William Irwin Thompson
    1. The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light by William Irwin Thompson
    The Nation, January 31, 1981, p. 117
  163. The Self
    Reborn, Undone, Transformed
    Telos, Summer 1980, pp. 101-111
  164. Sexism, sin, & grace
    Commonweal, June 17, 1988, p. 364
  165. [+]
    Sic Transit Gloria (2 Reviews)
    Moving Beyond Words, by Gloria Steinem
    1. Moving Beyond Words by Gloria Steinem
    2. Who Stole Feminism? by Christina Hoff Sommers
    The New Republic, July 11, 1994, pp. 32-35
  166. [+]
    Slaying Straw Dragons (Review)
    The Anatomy of Antiliberalism, by Stephen Holmes
    1. The Anatomy of Antiliberalism by Stephen Holmes
    Commonweal, November 5, 1993, pp. 30-32
  167. Arguments
    Social Policy and Single Motherhood
    Dissent, Spring 1994, pp. 267-268
  168. The Social Relations of the Classroom
    A Moral and Political Perspective
    Telos, Spring 1976, pp. 97-110
  169. Sovereignty (2008)
    God, State, and Self
    1 Review
  170. [+]
    Suffer the Little Children (2 Reviews)
    It Takes a Village, by Hillary Clinton
    1. It Takes a Village by Hillary Clinton
    2. Guide My Feet by Marian Wright Edelman
    The New Republic, March 4, 1996, pp. 33-38
  171. The Supreme Court 1997
    First Things, October 1997, p. 26
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    The surface of change (Review)
    Cross Sections, by Elizabeth Janeway
    1. Cross Sections by Elizabeth Janeway
    Commonweal, June 3, 1983, p. 346
  173. Symposium: What Is To Be Done?
    The New Republic, May 20, 1991, p. 28
  174. Books
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    The Morning After, by Katie Roiphe
    1. The Morning After by Katie Roiphe
    First Things, April 1994, pp. 43-45
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    Dialogues on American Politics, by Irving Louis Horowitz and Seymour Martin Lipset, ...
    1. Dialogues on American Politics by Irving Louis Horowitz and Seymour Martin Lipset, ...
    The Nation, March 24, 1979, pp. 310-311
  176. Opinions
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    The Ties That Bind (Review)
    Family Questions, by Allan C. Carlson
    1. Family Questions by Allan C. Carlson
    Chronicles, October 1989, pp. 26-28
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    Trial By Fury (Review)
    The Real Anita Hill, by David Brock
    1. The Real Anita Hill by David Brock
    The New Republic, September 6, 1993, pp. 32-35
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    The Troublemaker (Review)
    Simone Weil, by George Abbott White
    1. Simone Weil by George Abbott White
    The Nation, May 29, 1982, p. 661
  179. Books
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    Two Critics of the Public School (2 Reviews)
    Half the House, by Herbert Kohl
    1. Half the House by Herbert Kohl
    2. Night Is Dark and I Am Far from Home by Jonathan Kozol
    Commonweal, October 8, 1976, pp. 663-666
  180. [+]
    Under the Lasch (Review)
    Haven in a Heartless World, by Christopher Lasch
    1. Haven in a Heartless World by Christopher Lasch
    Commonweal, March 16, 1979, p. 155
  181. University Press Books Critics' Selections
    Commonweal, May 27, 1977, p. 343
  182. Unsere Leute
    "Our people": for her Volga German grandmother, the "I" of the self was always "we"
    Chronicles, March 1989, pp. 16-18
  183. The Vexation of Weil
    Telos, Winter 1983, pp. 195-203
  184. Book Talk
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    Victorian Principles (Review)
    The De-Moralization of Society, by Gertrude Himmelfarb
    1. The De-Moralization of Society by Gertrude Himmelfarb
    The American Enterprise, September 1995, p. 86
  185. Virtue in a Vacuum
    The "Born Again" Smorgasbord
    The Nation, October 21, 1978, p. 393
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    War before Civilization: The Myth of the Peaceful Savage (Review)
    War Before Civilization, by Lawrence H. Keeley
    1. War Before Civilization by Lawrence H. Keeley
    In These Times, September 30, 1996, pp. 43-44
  187. War, Peace & Jean Bethke Elshtain: An Exchange
    First Things, October 2003, pp. 44-46
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    Well, Almost Never (Review)
    Never at War, by Spencer R. Weart
    1. Never at War by Spencer R. Weart
    Commonweal, March 26, 1999, pp. 23-24
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    Future of the Disabled in Liberal Society, by Hans S. Reinders
    1. Future of the Disabled in Liberal Society by Hans S. Reinders
    Commonweal, September 28, 2001, pp. 24-25
  190. 'What I Think About the Roman Catholic Church'
    A Personal Memoir
    Commonweal, November 7, 1975, pp. 526-527
  191. Who Are We? (2000)
    Critical Reflections and Hopeful Possibilities
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
  192. Women and War (1987)
    3 Reviews, 1 Readable
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    Women as Proletarians (Review)
    Soviet Women, by Francine du Plessix Gray
    1. Soviet Women by Francine du Plessix Gray
    The Partisan Review, Fall 1990, pp. 640-642
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    Yes, Abortion Is Debatable? (Review)
    The Politics of Virtue, by Elizabeth Mensch and Alan Freeman
    1. The Politics of Virtue by Elizabeth Mensch and Alan Freeman
    Commonweal, September 24, 1993, pp. 24-25
  195. A Symposium
    50 Years after Hiroshima
    Dissent, Summer 1995, pp. 321-322
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