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                                                                                              Winter 2000 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                              1. The Conservative Scholar in the Twenty-First Century by George A. Panichas, pp. 3-7
                                                                                              2. How Does the Past Become the Future? by Stephen J. Tonsor, pp. 8-13
                                                                                              3. The Conservative Mission and Progressive Ideology by George W. Carey, pp. 14-21
                                                                                              4. The Scholar as Borrower and Lender of the Truth of Things by Marion Montgomery, pp. 22-30
                                                                                              5. The Tangled History of Secularism by Emmet Kennedy, pp. 31-37
                                                                                              6. The Ethical Challenge of the Twenty-First Century by Alfred Thomas, pp. 38-48
                                                                                              7. The Moral Voice of Octavio Paz by Noel Valis, pp. 49-57
                                                                                              8. A Return to Sources by E. Christian Kopff, pp. 58-62
                                                                                              9. Literature and the Foundations of the West by Jeffrey Hart, pp. 63-71
                                                                                              10. Conservative Literary Study by Stephen L. Tanner, pp. 72-81
                                                                                              11. The Long Tradition and Social Science by Irving Louis Horowitz, pp. 82-88
                                                                                              12. Francis Fukuyama as Teacher of Evil by Peter Augustine Lawler, pp. 89-101
                                                                                              13. Taking the Lead in Environmentalism by John R.E. Bliese, pp. 102-109
                                                                                              14. American Foreign Policy in the Twenty-First Century by Anthony Harrigan, pp. 110-117
                                                                                              15. The Americanization of Conservatism by Barry Alan Shain, pp. 118-138
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                                                                                              Spring 2000 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                              1. Stanzas of Spring by Mary E. Slayton, p. 138
                                                                                              2. Spiritual Devolution in Extremis an Editorial by George A. Panichas, pp. 139-144
                                                                                              3. Robert Frost and Darwin's Theory of Evolution Part One by Peter J. Stanlis, pp. 145-157
                                                                                              4. Corliss Lamont and Civil Liberties by Edward S. Shapiro, pp. 158-175
                                                                                              5. Uniting Faith and Culture by John-Peter Pham, pp. 176-184
                                                                                              6. Samuel Johnson as Hero by Jeffrey Hart, pp. 185-191
                                                                                              7. Willa Cather's New York by Carol Iannone, pp. 192-198
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                                                                                                Romano Guardini and the Dissolution of Western Culture by Wayne Allen, pp. 199-204 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. The End of the Modern World by Romano Guardini
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                                                                                                For the Love of Russia by Edward E. Ericson, Jr., pp. 205-208 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. November 1916 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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                                                                                                The New American Faith by Allan Carlson, pp. 209-212 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. After Liberalism by Paul E. Gottfried
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                                                                                                Unhappy Worshiper in "The Last True Church" by Bryce J. Christensen, pp. 213-216 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. In Plato's Cave by Alvin B. Kernan
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                                                                                                A "Hopeless Romantic" by Milton Birnbaum, pp. 217-221 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human by Harold Bloom
                                                                                              13. Index to Volume 41, pp. 222-234
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                                                                                              Summer 2000 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                              1. Tolerance by Jude P. Dougherty, pp. 235-238
                                                                                              2. The Tyranny of Liberalism with an Editorial Note by James Kalb, pp. 239-252
                                                                                              3. Karl Lowith and Eric Voegelin on Christianity and History by Henrik Syse, pp. 253-262
                                                                                              4. Robert Frost and Darwin's Theory of Evolution Part Two by Peter J. Stanlis, pp. 263-273
                                                                                              5. Ahistorical Histories by Udo Nattermann, pp. 274-280
                                                                                              6. Balzac by Theodore A. Sumberg, pp. 281-286
                                                                                              7. The Dust Is Still There... a Short Story by Beth Rowell McGinnis, pp. 287-290
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                                                                                                Varieties of Conservatism by Barry Alan Shain, pp. 291-295 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. A Case for Conservatism by John Kekes
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                                                                                                An Obsession with Contempt by Ian Crowe, pp. 296-299 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Poisoning the Minds of the Lower Orders by Don Herzog
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                                                                                                Confronting the Darkness of Enlightenment by T. John Jamieson, pp. 300-303 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                1. Against Rousseau by Richard A. Lebrun and Joseph de Maistre
                                                                                                2. An Examination of the Philosophy of Bacon by Richard A. Lebrun and Joseph de Maistre
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                                                                                                Toward a Conservative Postmodernism by Robert P. Kraynak, pp. 304-308 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Postmodernism Rightly Understood by Peter Augustine Lawler
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                                                                                                The Agrarian Mood by Glenn C. Arbery, pp. 309-312 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Beyond the Chandeleurs by David Middleton
                                                                                              13. Elits, Community, and the Truth by Stephen J. Tonsor, pp. 313-316
                                                                                              14. An Introduction to Evelyn Waugh's Helena by Lawrence Dugan, pp. 317-330
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                                                                                              Fall 2000 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                              1. Neighbors in the Cultural War by Jon Parrish Peede, p. 330
                                                                                              2. The Stand of Allen Tate by Cicero Bruce, pp. 331-345
                                                                                              3. John Henry Newman by Stephen Gurney, pp. 346-357
                                                                                              4. Thomas Hardy, Yet and Again by Louise Dauner, pp. 358-370
                                                                                              5. The Light Does Not Change by Robert Champ, p. 371
                                                                                              6. Josef Pieper's Contemplative Assent to the World a Reconsideration by Thomas Austenfeld, pp. 372-382
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                                                                                                Acrid Dissolvents of Civilization by George A. Panichas, pp. 383-387 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Reflections on a Ravaged Century by Robert Conquest
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                                                                                                The Experimental Life by Michael L. Andrews, pp. 388-393 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. The Future and Its Enemies by Virginia Postrel
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                                                                                                A Conservative Rather than Anything else by James V. Schall, S.J., pp. 394-397 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                1. Privilege and Liberty by Aurel Kolnai, Daniel J. Mahoney, and Pierre Manent, ...
                                                                                                2. Political Memoirs by Aurel Kolnai and Francesca Murphy
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                                                                                                On Constitutional Issues by K.R. Constantine Gutzman, pp. 398-402 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Free in the World by Mark E. Brandon
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                                                                                                The Tsarist Secret Service by Hereward Senior, pp. 403-407 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Fontanka 16 by Charles A. Ruud and Sergei A. Stepanov
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                                                                                                National Identity and Expansionism by Richard F. Staar, pp. 408-409 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Imperial Knowledge by Ewa M. Thompson
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                                                                                                Lionel Trilling: The Un-Integrated Self by Milton Birnbaum, pp. 410-414 - 1 Review
                                                                                                1. Lionel Trilling and the Critics by John Rodden
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                                                                                                On the New Natural Law Theory a Comment by Joseph W. Koterski, S.J., pp. 415-426 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                1. In Defense of Natural Law by Robert P. George
                                                                                                2. Natural Law and Moral Inquiry by Robert P. George
                                                                                                3. Natural Law and Public Reason by Robert P. George and Christopher Wolfe
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