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  1. The Critics
    [+]
    Affirmative Action, Inc. (8 Reviews)
    The New Color Line, by Paul Craig Roberts and Lawrence M. Stratton
    1. The New Color Line by Paul Craig Roberts and Lawrence M. Stratton
    2. Backfire by Bob Zelnick
    3. Forbidden Grounds by Richard A. Epstein
    4. In Defense of Affirmative Action by Barbara R. Bergmann
    5. Economic Perspectives on Affirmative Action by Margaret Sims
    6. Not All Black and White by Christopher Edley, Jr.
    7. Left for Dead by Michael Tomasky
    8. The Remedy by Richard D. Kahlenberg
    The New Yorker, November 25, 1996, pp. 106-114
  2. After Deployment
    The Emergence of a New Europe
    World Policy Journal, Spring 1984, pp. 549-574
  3. [+]
    The Age of Anxiety (4 Reviews)
    Aging and Old Age, by Richard A. Posner
    1. Aging and Old Age by Richard A. Posner
    2. On Aging by Jean Amery
    3. The Journey of Life by Thomas R. Cole
    4. New Passages by Gail Sheehy
    The New Republic, November 20, 1995, pp. 33-39
  4. [+]
    Alien Nation (5 Reviews)
    Politics in the Vernacular, by Will Kymlicka
    1. Politics in the Vernacular by Will Kymlicka
    2. Culture, Citizenship, and Community by Joseph H. Carens
    3. Rethinking Multiculturalism by Bhikhu Parekh
    4. Culture and Equality by Brian Barry
    5. Making Patriots by Walter Berns
    The New Republic, March 26, 2001, pp. 30-31
  5. [+]
    Allan Bloom (Review)
    The Closing of the American Mind, by Allan Bloom
    1. The Closing of the American Mind by Allan Bloom
    The Partisan Review, Winter 1988, pp. 156-158
  6. America at Century's End (1991)
    1 Review
  7. America Tilts East
    Disenging From Europe
    The Nation, August 16, 1980, pp. 148-149
  8. America's Impasse (1981)
    The Rise and Fall of the Politics of Growth
    3 Reviews
  9. America's Shoot-Out
    Magazine Merchants of Death
    The Nation, July 4, 1981, p. 1
  10. [+]
    Among the Non-Believers (4 Reviews)
    The Atheist: Madalyn Murray O'Hair, by Bryan F. Le Beau
    1. The Atheist: Madalyn Murray O'Hair by Bryan F. Le Beau
    2. Ungodly by Ted Dracos
    3. Freethinkers by Susan Jacoby
    4. Doubt: A History by Jennifer Michael Hecht
    The New Republic, April 12, 2004, pp. 28-33
  11. And the Winner Is...
    Our secular future
    The Atlantic Monthly, March 2008, pp. 56-63
  12. The Anderson Candidacy
    The Nation, May 17, 1980, pp. 586-590
  13. Anti-American Studies
    Fifty years ago, American studies was an exciting academic discipline committed to inte...
    The New Republic, February 10, 2003, pp. 25-31
  14. [+]
    Are Things Really This Bad? (Review)
    The Death of Character, by James Davison Hunter
    1. The Death of Character by James Davison Hunter
    Commonweal, June 2, 2000, pp. 22-23
  15. [+]
    Aron's Rod (Review)
    Memoirs, by Raymond Aron
    1. Memoirs by Raymond Aron
    The New Republic, April 16, 1990, pp. 35-39
  16. [+]
    The Barber of Cavil (Review)
    The Truth of Power, by Benjamin R. Barber
    1. The Truth of Power by Benjamin R. Barber
    Commonweal, September 14, 2001, pp. 28-29
  17. [+]
    Before Justice (Review)
    The Decent Society, by Avishai Margalit
    1. The Decent Society by Avishai Margalit
    The New Republic, May 27, 1996, pp. 33-36
  18. Behind the CIA
    Emergence of the Dual State
    The Nation, March 29, 1975, pp. 363-368
  19. [+]
    Beneath the Skin (Review)
    A Dream Deferred, by Shelby Steele
    1. A Dream Deferred by Shelby Steele
    The New Republic, November 23, 1998, pp. 32-33
  20. Beyond Crackpot Moralism
    Realpolitik and U.S. Foreign Policy
    World Policy Journal, Spring 1986, pp. 251-276
  21. [+]
    Beyond Multiculturalism (Review)
    Dictatorship of Virtue, by Richard Bernstein
    1. Dictatorship of Virtue by Richard Bernstein
    The Wilson Quarterly, Autumn 1994, pp. 88-90
  22. Beyond Neoliberalism
    Toward a New Politics on the Left
    The Nation, September 22, 1984, p. 225
  23. Books: What Cognitative Elite?
    Lingua Franca, January 1995, pp. 61-66
  24. Books & the Arts
    [+]
    Born Yesterday (Review)
    The Neoliberals, by Randall Rothenberg
    1. The Neoliberals by Randall Rothenberg
    The Nation, June 30, 1984, p. 805
  25. Bottom-up Culture Wars
    Some cultural issues are top-down, like affirmative action and gay marriage. Others com...
    Blueprint/The New Democrat, No. 6 2003, pp. 20-22
  26. [+]
    Brains and Beliefs (Review)
    Head and Heart, by Garry Wills
    1. Head and Heart by Garry Wills
    The New Republic, October 8, 2007, pp. 57-60
  27. [+]
    A Brilliant Marxist (2 Reviews)
    English Questions, by Perry Anderson
    1. English Questions by Perry Anderson
    2. A Zone of Engagement by Perry Anderson
    Dissent, Fall 1992, pp. 536-538
  28. Business Wins on Tax Reform
    In These Times, January 11, 1978, p. 5
  29. [+]
    Buying Alone (Review)
    A Consumers' Republic, by Lizabeth Cohen
    1. A Consumers' Republic by Lizabeth Cohen
    The New Republic, March 17, 2003, pp. 28-29
  30. Capitalism Unleashed
    The Rise of Logo America
    The Nation, May 26, 1984, p. 625
  31. The Inside Story
    Carter Energy Plan
    Producers Play Consumers Pay
    In These Times, April 27, 1977, p. 2
  32. Carter May Be Worse Than a Republican
    In These Times, May 18, 1977, p. 5
  33. Carter Plays With Fire
    Obsession with Nuclear Strategy
    The Nation, September 24, 1977, pp. 265-267
  34. In the Nation
    Carter's Budget Not Enough
    In These Times, March 9, 1977, p. 3
  35. Carter's Russia Watchers
    The Trilateralist Straddle
    The Nation, December 31, 1977, pp. 712-714
  36. Civic Deregulation
    Blueprint/The New Democrat, Spring 1999, p. 14
  37. In the Nation
    Cold Warriors Get a Big Boost from the Elections
    In These Times, November 22, 1978, p. 4
  38. Cold-War Windfall
    Carter's Afghan Security Blanket
    The Nation, February 2, 1980, pp. 108-116
  39. Current Books
    [+]
    The Comic Face of the Culture War (Review)
    Before the Shooting Begins, by James Davison Hunter
    1. Before the Shooting Begins by James Davison Hunter
    The Wilson Quarterly, Spring 1994, pp. 73-76
  40. Comment
    The Real Aim Is Ideological
    The Nation, September 13, 1986, pp. 215-219
  41. [+]
    Comparative Politics (Review)
    The State, Administration and the Individual, by Michael J. Hill
    1. The State, Administration and the Individual by Michael J. Hill
    American Political Science Review, December 1978, pp. 1464-1465
  42. [+]
    Contemporary Affairs (Review)
    Gray Dawn, by Peter G. Peterson
    1. Gray Dawn by Peter G. Peterson
    The Wilson Quarterly, Spring 1999, p. 139
  43. [+]
    Contempt (Review)
    The Essential Russell Kirk, by George A. Panichas and Russell Kirk
    1. The Essential Russell Kirk by George A. Panichas and Russell Kirk
    The New Republic, July 2, 2007, pp. 50-51
  44. Conversation
    Alan Wolfe on politics and the public mood
    CommonWealth, Winter 2000, pp. 62-73
  45. Articles
    Converting to Modernity
    Will the crisis create a truly American Catholicism?
    CommonWealth, Summer 2002, pp. 52-57
  46. [+]
    Cross Purposes (Review)
    A People Adrift, by Peter Steinfels
    1. A People Adrift by Peter Steinfels
    The New Republic, September 22, 2003, pp. 36-41
  47. The Culture of Culture Studies
    The Partisan Review, Summer 1996, pp. 485-492
  48. The Day-Care Dilemma
    A Scandinavian Perspective
    The Public Interest, Spring 1989, pp. 14-23
  49. The Death of Social Democracy
    The New Republic, February 25, 1985, pp. 21-23
  50. [+]
    Defining Freedom Isn't Easy (Review)
    The Story of American Freedom, by Eric Foner
    1. The Story of American Freedom by Eric Foner
    Commonweal, November 6, 1998, pp. 22-23
  51. [+]
    Dirt and Democracy (5 Reviews)
    For Adult Users Only, by Susan Gubar and Joan Hoff
    1. For Adult Users Only by Susan Gubar and Joan Hoff
    2. Pornography: Men Possessing Women by Andrea Dworkin
    3. The New Politics of Pornography by Donald Alexander Downs
    4. Hard Core by Linda Williams
    5. Freedom and Taboo by Richard S. Randall
    The New Republic, February 19, 1990, pp. 27-30
  52. Does American Democracy Still Work? (2006)
    1 Review
  53. Domestic Foreign Policy
    The Many Doctrines of Carter
    The Nation, December 6, 1980, p. 593
  54. Domestic Uses of Foreign Policy
    Carter Plays at Hawks and Doves
    The Nation, June 24, 1978, pp. 753-756
  55. Dubious Allies
    The "China Card"---A Bad Deal
    The Nation, March 22, 1980, p. 321
  56. The E.N.D. Movement
    Europe in Search of Autonomy
    The Nation, February 27, 1982, p. 225
  57. News Analysis
    Economic Policy Underlies the Bert Lance Issue
    In These Times, September 28, 1977, p. 4
  58. Empire as a Way of Life
    The Nation, August 2, 1980, p. 124
  59. [+]
    The End of Essences (Review)
    The Promise of Pragmatism, by John Patrick Diggins
    1. The Promise of Pragmatism by John Patrick Diggins
    The New Republic, August 8, 1994, pp. 34-37
  60. An End to Political Science (1970)
    The Caucus Papers
    3 Reviews
  61. European Rearmament
    No Glicims for NATO
    The Nation, November 24, 1979, p. 513
  62. Exchange: McCarthyism of the Left?
    The Nation, May 16, 1981, pp. 598-604
  63. Exercise in Gentility
    The Rockefeller CIA Report
    The Nation, August 16, 1975, pp. 108-111
  64. [+]
    The Facts and the Feelings (2 Reviews)
    America in Black and White, by Stephan Thernstrom and Abigail Thernstrom
    1. America in Black and White by Stephan Thernstrom and Abigail Thernstrom
    2. A Country of Strangers by David K. Shipler
    The New Republic, September 29, 1997, pp. 27-31
  65. The Failure of Success
    Why the Neocons Are Losing Out
    The Nation, September 28, 1985, p. 265
  66. [+]
    Faith in the Center? (Review)
    Godly Republic, by John J. DiIulio, Jr.
    1. Godly Republic by John J. DiIulio, Jr.
    The American Prospect, November 2007, pp. 48-50
  67. Faith Matters
    With common sense and respect for others' choices, Democrats can reconnect with religio...
    Blueprint/The New Democrat, July/August 2001, pp. 24-29
  68. [+]
    The Fame Game (Review)
    Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline, by Richard A. Posner
    1. Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline by Richard A. Posner
    The New Republic, December 31, 2001, pp. 34-37
  69. First-Strike Strategy
    The ABM---The End of Deterrence
    The Nation, April 12, 1980, p. 417
  70. [+]
    For America (2 Reviews)
    Anti-Americanism, by Jean-Francois Revel
    1. Anti-Americanism by Jean-Francois Revel
    2. On Paradise Drive by David Brooks
    The American Prospect, June 2004, pp. 50-51
  71. The Future of Liberalism (2009)
    5 Reviews, 2 Readable
  72. [+]
    The Gender Question (3 Reviews)
    The Lenses of Gender, by Sandra Lipsitz Bem
    1. The Lenses of Gender by Sandra Lipsitz Bem
    2. The Sexual Metaphor by Helen Haste
    3. Paradoxes of Gender by Judith Lorber
    The New Republic, June 6, 1994, pp. 27-33
  73. [+]
    Getting In (Review)
    A Nation by Design, by Aristide R. Zolberg
    1. A Nation by Design by Aristide R. Zolberg
    The New Republic, May 8, 2006, pp. 30-37
  74. Giving Up on Democracy
    Capitalism Shows Its Face
    The Nation, November 29, 1975, pp. 557-562
  75. [+]
    The God That Never Failed (Review)
    Tempting Faith, by David Kuo
    1. Tempting Faith by David Kuo
    The New Republic, November 6, 2006, pp. 21-23
  76. [+]
    Gonzo Sociology (Review)
    The Politics of Truth, by John H. Summers and C. Wright Mills
    1. The Politics of Truth by John H. Summers and C. Wright Mills
    The New Republic, October 8, 2008, pp. 46-51
  77. [+]
    The Good, The Bad, and Gingrich (2 Reviews)
    Passions and Constraint, by Stephen Holmes
    1. Passions and Constraint by Stephen Holmes
    2. Beyond Individualism by Michael J. Piore
    The New Republic, May 1, 1995, pp. 35-37
  78. [+]
    The Greening of Conservatism (Review)
    Bobos in Paradise, by David Brooks
    1. Bobos in Paradise by David Brooks
    The New Republic, June 12, 2000, pp. 39-43
  79. [+]
    Groups and Happiness (Review)
    Membership and Morals, by Nancy L. Rosenblum
    1. Membership and Morals by Nancy L. Rosenblum
    The New Republic, June 1, 1998, pp. 36-41
  80. [+]
    Hedonic Man (2 Reviews)
    Happiness: A Revolution in Economics, by Bruno S. Frey
    1. Happiness: A Revolution in Economics by Bruno S. Frey
    2. Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely
    The New Republic, July 9, 2008, pp. 47-53
  81. Books & the Arts
    [+]
    Henry's Nemesis (Review)
    The Price of Power, by Seymour M. Hersh
    1. The Price of Power by Seymour M. Hersh
    The Nation, July 23, 1983, p. 85
  82. [+]
    The Hermeneutic Hole (Review)
    Serving the Word, by Vincent Crapanzano
    1. Serving the Word by Vincent Crapanzano
    The New Republic, January 31, 2000, pp. 36-39
  83. [+]
    Hidden Injuries (Review)
    Contempt and Pity, by Daryl Michael Scott
    1. Contempt and Pity by Daryl Michael Scott
    The New Republic, July 7, 1997, pp. 32-35
  84. [+]
    Holy Realists (Review)
    Heaven Below, by Grant Wacker
    1. Heaven Below by Grant Wacker
    The New Republic, August 27, 2001, pp. 59-61
  85. [+]
    How Henry Does It (Review)
    Sideshow, by William Shawcross
    1. Sideshow by William Shawcross
    The Nation, August 11, 1979, p. 121
  86. How Reagan Uses Truth
    Ignorance as Public Policy
    The Nation, April 3, 1982, p. 385
  87. Cover
    Ideological Impotence
    The Center Cannot Hold
    The Nation, March 10, 1979, p. 257
  88. The Ideology of Counterrevolution
    The Nation, July 2, 1973, pp. 13-16
  89. [+]
    Idiot Time (2 Reviews)
    Wealth and Democracy, by Kevin Phillips
    1. Wealth and Democracy by Kevin Phillips
    2. Stupid White Men ...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation! by Michael Moore
    The New Republic, July 8, 2002, pp. 32-36
  90. [+]
    The Ignoble Years (Review)
    Age of Betrayal, by Jack Beatty
    1. Age of Betrayal by Jack Beatty
    The Washington Monthly, May 2007, pp. 55-58
  91. Image Is Substance Is Image
    Reflections on Carter's Smile
    The Nation, June 25, 1977, pp. 778-780
  92. Is Civil Society Obsolete?
    Revisiting Predictions of the Decline of Civil Society in Whose Keeper?
    The Brookings Review, Fall 1997, pp. 9-12
  93. Is Muckraking Passe?
    The New Counterjournalism
    The Nation, March 24, 1984, p. 337
  94. Jeane's Designs
    The Nation, February 7, 1981, pp. 133-134
  95. [+]
    The Jeremiah Racket (Review)
    The Assault on Parenthood, by Dana Mack
    1. The Assault on Parenthood by Dana Mack
    The New Republic, June 2, 1997, pp. 35-38
  96. [+]
    Jeremiah, American-Style (Review)
    Hope in a Scattering Time, by Eric Miller
    1. Hope in a Scattering Time by Eric Miller
    The New Republic, May 13, 2010, pp. 30-33
  97. [+]
    The Journey So Far (Review)
    Miles to Go, by Daniel Patrick Moynihan
    1. Miles to Go by Daniel Patrick Moynihan
    Commonweal, November 8, 1996, pp. 17-18
  98. Books & the Arts
    [+]
    The Joy of Real Estate (6 Reviews)
    Successful Real Estate Investing for the Single Person, by Jack Cummings
    1. Successful Real Estate Investing for the Single Person by Jack Cummings
    2. Think Like a Tycoon by Bill Greene
    3. Making Inflation Pay by Jonathon Hefferlin
    4. How to Buy and Sell a Condominium by Robert G. Natelson
    5. The Real Estate Book by Robert L. Nessen
    6. Real Estate Investment for the '80s by Douglas M. Temple
    The Nation, May 16, 1981, p. 605
  99. Judging the President
    The Perplexing Role of Religion in Public Life
    The Brookings Review, Spring 1999, pp. 28-31
  100. Articles
    Just Have Faith
    Creationism's Second Coming
    The Nation, March 21, 1981, pp. 327-328
  101. Health
    Kennedy Chokes on Carter's Little Health Plan Pills
    In These Times, August 16, 1978, pp. 21-22
  102. Letter from Copenhagen
    Why Danes Think We're Crazy
    The Nation, May 11, 1985, pp. 560-565
  103. Letters
    The Harpers Monthly, June 1984, pp. 4-6
  104. [+]
    Liberty, Equality, Distrust (Review)
    American Politics: The Promise of Disharmony, by Samuel P. Huntington
    1. American Politics: The Promise of Disharmony by Samuel P. Huntington
    The Nation, November 28, 1981, p. 583
  105. The Limits of Legitimacy (1977)
    Political Contradictions of Contemporary Capitalism
    3 Reviews
  106. [+]
    Listen, Bookchin (Review)
    The Ecology of Freedom, by Murray Bookchin
    1. The Ecology of Freedom by Murray Bookchin
    The Nation, May 29, 1982, p. 660
  107. [+]
    Looking Good (Review)
    Integrity, by Stephen L. Carter
    1. Integrity by Stephen L. Carter
    The New Republic, March 18, 1996, pp. 34-37
  108. The Mall
    Obama buries the Southern strategy
    The New Republic, November 19, 2008, pp. 5-7
  109. Man in the Middle
    I Was a Cold War Pawn
    The Nation, January 22, 1983, p. 65
  110. [+]
    Margaret Mead Goes to Harlem (Review)
    No Shame in My Game, by Katherine S. Newman
    1. No Shame in My Game by Katherine S. Newman
    The New Republic, May 10, 1999, pp. 48-50
  111. Marxists Under Attack
    The Penalty of Having Politics
    The Nation, June 19, 1982, pp. 748-752
  112. McCarthy Then and Now
    Comes the Counterrevolution
    The Nation, January 31, 1981, p. 97
  113. Moral Freedom (2001)
    The Search for Virtue in a World of Choice
    6 Reviews, 3 Readable
  114. Mormons and Money
    Mitt Romney, his church, and the culture of prosperity
    The New Republic, December 31, 2007, pp. 22-26
  115. [+]
    The Mothers of Invention (Review)
    Protecting Soldiers and Mothers, by Theda Skocpol
    1. Protecting Soldiers and Mothers by Theda Skocpol
    The New Republic, January 4, 1993, pp. 28-33
  116. [+]
    Mrs. America (Review)
    Phyllis Schlafly and Grassroots Conservatism, by Donald T. Critchlow
    1. Phyllis Schlafly and Grassroots Conservatism by Donald T. Critchlow
    The New Republic, October 3, 2005, pp. 32-37
  117. Books
    [+]
    The Mystique of Betty Friedan (Review)
    The Feminine Mystique, by Betty Friedan
    1. The Feminine Mystique by Betty Friedan
    The Atlantic Monthly, September 1999, pp. 98-104
  118. [+]
    A Necessary Good (Review)
    A Necessary Evil, by Garry Wills
    1. A Necessary Evil by Garry Wills
    The New Republic, November 1, 1999, pp. 37-39
  119. [+]
    The New American Dilemma (6 Reviews)
    Two Nations, by Andrew Hacker
    1. Two Nations by Andrew Hacker
    2. Rethinking Social Policy by Christopher Jencks
    3. Streetwise by Elijah Anderson
    4. The New Politics of Poverty by Lawrence M. Mead
    5. On Character by James Q. Wilson
    6. Race by Studs Terkel
    The New Republic, April 13, 1992, pp. 30-36
  120. The New Class Comes Homes
    The Partisan Review, Fall 1993, pp. 729-737
  121. [+]
    The New Class Reconsidered (Review)
    Hidden Technocrats, by Hansfried Kellner and Frank W. Heuberger
    1. Hidden Technocrats by Hansfried Kellner and Frank W. Heuberger
    First Things, November 1992, pp. 55-56
  122. The New Politics of Class in America
    Middle-Class Moralities
    The Wilson Quarterly, Summer 1993, pp. 49-64
  123. American Democracy and Nuclear Weapons
    Nuclear Fundamentalism Reborn
    World Policy Journal, Fall 1984, pp. 87-108
  124. Obama vs. Marx
    Hint: One of them's not a socialist
    The New Republic, April 1, 2009, pp. 21-23
  125. [+]
    The Official Version (Review)
    Russia and the United States, by Nikolai V. Sivachev and Nikolai N. Yakovlev
    1. Russia and the United States by Nikolai V. Sivachev and Nikolai N. Yakovlev
    The Nation, June 30, 1979, p. 796
  126. On Loyalty
    The Wilson Quarterly, Autumn 1997, pp. 46-56
  127. On Political Repression
    The Monthly Review, May 1972, pp. 87-90
  128. [+]
    The One and the Many (Review)
    Diversity in America, by Peter H. Schuck
    1. Diversity in America by Peter H. Schuck
    The New Republic, June 9, 2003, pp. 26-29
  129. One Nation, After All (1998)
    What Americans Really Think About God, Country, Family, Racism, Welfare, Immi...
    9 Reviews, 4 Readable
  130. [+]
    Only 3 Million! (Review)
    Money, by Andrew Hacker
    1. Money by Andrew Hacker
    Commonweal, August 15, 1997, pp. 28-30
  131. [+]
    Only Connect (2 Reviews)
    The Moral Sense, by James Q. Wilson
    1. The Moral Sense by James Q. Wilson
    2. Mother-Infant Bonding: A Scientific Fiction by Diane E. Eyer
    The New Republic, October 4, 1993, pp. 33-37
  132. The Opening of the Evangelical Mind
    The Atlantic Monthly, October 2000, pp. 55-67
  133. Paradox of the Business Press
    Class in Image, Mass in Fact
    The Nation, April 17, 1982, pp. 459-460
  134. [+]
    A Partisan for Democracy (Review)
    On Democracy, by Robert A. Dahl
    1. On Democracy by Robert A. Dahl
    Commonweal, April 9, 1999, pp. 38-39
  135. [+]
    A Party Needs Ideas (Review)
    The New Majority, by Stanley B. Greenberg and Theda Skocpol
    1. The New Majority by Stanley B. Greenberg and Theda Skocpol
    Commonweal, November 7, 1997, pp. 33-34
  136. [+]
    Paths of Dependence (2 Reviews)
    The Divided Welfare State, by Jacob S. Hacker
    1. The Divided Welfare State by Jacob S. Hacker
    2. Transformation of the Welfare State by Neil Gilbert
    The New Republic, October 14, 2002, pp. 40-45
  137. Articles
    The Pentagon Handout Papers
    Defense Crisis at The Times
    The Nation, November 15, 1980, pp. 503-505
  138. Pentagon Puffery
    The Nation, October 17, 1981, p. 365
  139. The Ph.D. Glut
    Hard Times on Campus
    The Nation, May 25, 1970, pp. 623-627
  140. Articles
    Polarized Middle Way
    The Stalemate in Scandinavia
    The Nation, October 21, 1978, pp. 398-400
  141. Politics as Spectacle
    The Looming One-Party System
    The Nation, June 19, 1976, pp. 752-756
  142. Culture & Politics
    [+]
    Politics at the margins (2 Reviews)
    Spoiling for a Fight, by Micah L. Sifry
    1. Spoiling for a Fight by Micah L. Sifry
    2. Crashing the Party by Ralph Nader
    Blueprint/The New Democrat, Sept/Oct 2002, p. 43
  143. [+]
    Politics by Other Means (Review)
    Culture Wars, by James Davison Hunter
    1. Culture Wars by James Davison Hunter
    The New Republic, November 11, 1991, pp. 39-41
  144. Popping the Question
    Whether Massachusetts embraces or rejects the idea, gay marriage is going to affect bot...
    CommonWealth, Winter 2004, pp. 66-73
  145. [+]
    Pressure Points (Review)
    The Anatomy of Antiliberalism, by Stephen Holmes
    1. The Anatomy of Antiliberalism by Stephen Holmes
    The New Republic, December 13, 1993, p. 44
  146. [+]
    Professor of Desire (2 Reviews)
    Apocalypse and/or Metamorphosis, by Norman O. Brown
    1. Apocalypse and/or Metamorphosis by Norman O. Brown
    2. Love's Body by Norman O. Brown
    The New Republic, June 3, 1991, pp. 29-34
  147. [+]
    The Professor of Desire (Review)
    Alfred C. Kinsey: A Public/Private Life, by James H. Jones
    1. Alfred C. Kinsey: A Public/Private Life by James H. Jones
    The New Republic, November 24, 1997, pp. 31-37
  148. The Promise and the Flaws of Public Scholarship
    Higher Education Exchange, Annual 1997, pp. 37-43
  149. Readings
    Reagan's Crackpot Moralism
    The Harpers Monthly, July 1986, pp. 16-19
  150. Readings
    The Way We Are Now
    The Harpers Monthly, November 1991, pp. 34-38
  151. Readings
    The Politics of Privacy, Right and Left
    The Harpers Monthly, May 1993, pp. 18-22
  152. Readings
    Clash of the Middle Classes
    The Harpers Monthly, October 1993, pp. 20-24
  153. [+]
    The Reason for Everything (Review)
    The Victory of Reason, by Rodney Stark
    1. The Victory of Reason by Rodney Stark
    The New Republic, January 16, 2006, pp. 26-31
  154. The Recentering of America
    Current History, April 1992, pp. 168-172
  155. Rediscovering Political Economy
    The Nation, December 23, 1978, pp. 710-711
  156. Retrospective: Back to Crackpot Moralism
    World Policy Journal, September 2008, pp. 218-220
  157. [+]
    The Return of the Melting Pot (4 Reviews)
    Ethnic Identity, by Richard D. Alba
    1. Ethnic Identity by Richard D. Alba
    2. The American Kaleidoscope by Lawrence H. Fuchs
    3. Immigrant America: A Portrait by Alejandro Portes and Ruben G. Rumbaut
    4. Ethnic Options by Mary C. Waters
    The New Republic, December 31, 1990, pp. 27-33
  158. Return to Greatness (2005)
    How America Lost Its Sense of Purpose and What It Needs to Do to Recover It
    3 Reviews, 2 Readable
  159. [+]
    Review (Review)
    Bill Bennett's family values
    1. The Broken Hearth by William J. Bennett
    CommonWealth, Fall 2001, pp. 82-84
  160. Books
    Walking the Line
    Lingua Franca, April 1996, pp. 70-80
  161. [+]
    Book Reviews (Review)
    Greed Is Not Enough: Reaganomics, by Robert Lekachman
    1. Greed Is Not Enough: Reaganomics by Robert Lekachman
    Political Science Quarterly, Winter 1982, pp. 675-676
  162. [+]
    Book Reviews (Review)
    Dynamics of Global Crisis, by Samir Amin, Giovanni Arrighi, and Andre Gunder Frank, ...
    1. Dynamics of Global Crisis by Samir Amin, Giovanni Arrighi, and Andre Gunder Frank, ...
    Political Science Quarterly, Fall 1983, pp. 522-523
  163. [+]
    Book Reviews (Review)
    Economics and World Power, by William H. Becker and Samuel F. Wells, jr.
    1. Economics and World Power by William H. Becker and Samuel F. Wells, jr.
    Political Science Quarterly, September 1984, p. 569
  164. [+]
    The Revolution That Never Was (5 Reviews)
    Against Liberalism, by John Kekes
    1. Against Liberalism by John Kekes
    2. A Case for Conservatism by John Kekes
    3. After Liberalism by Paul E. Gottfried
    4. Conservatism by Jerry Z. Muller
    5. The Future and Its Enemies by Virginia Postrel
    The New Republic, June 7, 1999, pp. 34-41
  165. [+]
    The Saint (Review)
    Just As I Thought, by Grace Paley
    1. Just As I Thought by Grace Paley
    The New Republic, June 29, 1998, pp. 35-38
  166. [+]
    School Daze (9 Reviews)
    Tales Out of School, by Joseph A. Fernandez and John Underwood
    1. Tales Out of School by Joseph A. Fernandez and John Underwood
    2. Inside American Education by Thomas Sowell
    3. Why Johnny Can't Tell Right from Wrong by William K. Kilpatrick
    4. The Schoolhome by Jane Roland Martin
    5. School's Out by Lewis J. Perelman
    6. Multiple Intelligences by Howard Gardner
    7. Making Schools Better by Larry Martz
    8. Family Matters by David Guterson
    9. What Johnny Shouldn't Read by Joan DelFattore
    The New Republic, February 8, 1993, pp. 25-32
  167. Books
    [+]
    Schools for scandal (Review)
    The Scandal of Pleasure, by Wendy Steiner
    1. The Scandal of Pleasure by Wendy Steiner
    Commonweal, April 5, 1996, pp. 28-29
  168. [+]
    Sects in the City (Review)
    The Other American, by Maurice Isserman
    1. The Other American by Maurice Isserman
    The New Republic, April 3, 2000, pp. 34-37
  169. [+]
    Sense and Sensitivity (2 Reviews)
    The Repeal of Reticence, by Rochelle Gurstein
    1. The Repeal of Reticence by Rochelle Gurstein
    2. "The Sex Side of Life" by Constance M. Chen
    The New Republic, November 11, 1996, pp. 56-61
  170. [+]
    She Just Doesn't Understand (4 Reviews)
    Talking from 9 to 5, by Deborah Tannen
    1. Talking from 9 to 5 by Deborah Tannen
    2. Gender and Discourse by Deborah Tannen
    3. You Just Don't Understand by Deborah Tannen
    4. That's Not What I Meant! by Deborah Tannen
    The New Republic, December 12, 1994, pp. 26-33
  171. [+]
    The Shock of the Old (Review)
    The Great Disruption, by Francis Fukuyama
    1. The Great Disruption by Francis Fukuyama
    The New Republic, August 2, 1999, pp. 42-44
  172. Showing the Fleet
    The Cycles of Belligerency
    The Nation, February 3, 1979, pp. 104-106
  173. [+]
    The Snake (Review)
    Empire, by Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri
    1. Empire by Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri
    The New Republic, October 1, 2001, pp. 31-32
  174. [+]
    Social Skills (Review)
    The Civil Sphere, by Jeffrey C. Alexander
    1. The Civil Sphere by Jeffrey C. Alexander
    The New Republic, April 23, 2007, pp. 56-60
  175. [+]
    Sociology at the Limits (Review)
    The Order of Terror, by Wolfgang Sofsky
    1. The Order of Terror by Wolfgang Sofsky
    Commonweal, May 23, 1997, pp. 28-30
  176. Books
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    The sources of obligation (Review)
    Thick and Thin, by Michael Walzer
    1. Thick and Thin by Michael Walzer
    Commonweal, October 21, 1994, p. 24
  177. State of the Debate
    The Moral Meanings of Work
    The American Prospect, September 1997, pp. 82-90
  178. Commentary
    The Story of Two Pauls
    Not a Morality Lesson
    In These Times, February 23, 1977, p. 5
  179. [+]
    Strangled by Roots (Review)
    American Crucible, by Gary Gerstle
    1. American Crucible by Gary Gerstle
    The New Republic, May 28, 2001, pp. 29-32
  180. [+]
    Subject Matter Matters (Review)
    Left Back, by Diane Ravitch
    1. Left Back by Diane Ravitch
    The New Republic, December 11, 2000, pp. 38-41
  181. Cover
    Superpowers' Last Stand
    SALT and the U.S.-Soviet Alliance
    The Nation, June 23, 1979, p. 737
  182. [+]
    Teach Your Children (Review)
    Family Circle, by Susan Braudy
    1. Family Circle by Susan Braudy
    The New Republic, November 3, 2003, pp. 41-43
  183. Then and Now
    The more things change, the more we stay the same
    CommonWealth, Spring 2006, pp. 70-75
  184. Books
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    The thinning of democracy (Review)
    Self-Rule, by Robert H. Wiebe
    1. Self-Rule by Robert H. Wiebe
    Commonweal, July 14, 1995, p. 19
  185. The War
    Thompson Talks END
    In These Times, May 4, 1983, p. 12
  186. The Transformation of American Religion (2003)
    How We Actually Live Our Faith
    4 Reviews, 2 Readable
  187. TRB: No Deal
    Ends versus means in Decatur, Illinois
    The New Republic, December 6, 1999, pp. 6-8
  188. [+]
    Turning Economics to Dust (Review)
    Free to Choose, by Milton Friedman and Rose Friedman
    1. Free to Choose by Milton Friedman and Rose Friedman
    The Saturday Review, February 2, 1980, p. 35
  189. The Two Faces of Carter
    The Nation, December 18, 1976, pp. 648-651
  190. [+]
    Undialectical Materialism (6 Reviews)
    An All-Consuming Century, by Gary S. Cross
    1. An All-Consuming Century by Gary S. Cross
    2. Irrational Exuberance by Robert J. Shiller
    3. The Loss of Happiness in Market Democracies by Robert E. Lane
    4. Do Americans Shop Too Much? by Juliet Schor
    5. Lead Us Into Temptation by James B. Twitchell
    6. One Market Under God by Thomas Frank
    The New Republic, October 23, 2000, pp. 29-34
  191. Articles
    Unleashing the Army
    Carter's New Defense Budget
    The Nation, February 18, 1978, pp. 166-169
  192. [+]
    Up From Scientism (Review)
    Born to Rebel, by Frank J. Sulloway
    1. Born to Rebel by Frank J. Sulloway
    The New Republic, December 23, 1996, pp. 29-34
  193. [+]
    Virtue's Skin (Review)
    The African American Book of Values, by Steven Barboza
    1. The African American Book of Values by Steven Barboza
    The New Republic, December 21, 1998, pp. 43-45
  194. [+]
    What Came of That Vision (Review)
    The Twisted Dream, by Douglas F. Dowd
    1. The Twisted Dream by Douglas F. Dowd
    The Nation, October 26, 1974, pp. 406-407
  195. What Ever Happened to Compassion?
    Critical Review, Fall 1993, pp. 497-504
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    What God Owes Jefferson (2 Reviews)
    God's Politics, by Jim Wallis
    1. God's Politics by Jim Wallis
    2. Taking Faith Seriously by Mary Jo Bane, Brent Coffin, and Richard Higgins
    The New Republic, May 23, 2005, pp. 35-38
  197. [+]
    What Makes the System Perdure? (Review)
    The Fiscal Crisis of the State, by James O'Conner
    1. The Fiscal Crisis of the State by James O'Conner
    The Nation, March 16, 1974, p. 344
  198. What's Wrong With the American University?
    The Feudal Culture of the Postmodern University
    The Wilson Quarterly, Winter 1996, pp. 54-67
  199. Which Way Carter?
    In These Times, November 15, 1976, p. 22
  200. [+]
    White Magic in America (Review)
    The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, by Stephen R. Covey
    1. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey
    The New Republic, February 23, 1998, pp. 26-33
  201. Whose Keeper? (1989)
    Social Science and Moral Obligation
    3 Reviews
  202. Why Conservatives Can't Govern
    The Washington Monthly, July 2006, pp. 32-40
  203. Why Is There No Green Party in the U.S.?
    World Policy Journal, Fall 1983, pp. 159-180
  204. Why They Can't Rule
    The Retreat of the Right
    The Nation, October 23, 1982, p. 385
  205. [+]
    Ye of Little Faith (Review)
    God's Name in Vain, by Stephen L. Carter
    1. God's Name in Vain by Stephen L. Carter
    Commonweal, November 3, 2000, pp. 29-30
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