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Reform in Russia
Perestroika Up Close
The Wilson Quarterly, Spring 1989, pp. 51-58
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    Issues of the 1970s = 4 Years, 13 Issues, 572 Articles
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                                Issues of 1989 = 4 Issues, 116 Articles
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                                  Spring 1989 Issue = 29 Articles
                                  1. Editor's Comment, pp. 6-8
                                  2. Periodicals, pp. 9-33
                                  3. Research Reports, pp. 34-36
                                  4. A Peculiar Pattern by S. Frederick Starr, pp. 37-50
                                  5. Perestroika Up Close by Robert Rand, pp. 51-58
                                  6. Background Books, pp. 59-61
                                  7. Jean-Paul Sartre: 'A Little Ball of Fur and Ink' by Paul Johnson, pp. 62-74
                                  8. Plucking the Goose by Carolyn Webber, pp. 75-85
                                  9. The American Way by W. Elliot Brownlee, pp. 86-98
                                  10. Background Books, p. 99
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                                    Centuries of Childrearing by John R. Gillis, pp. 100-101 - 1 Review
                                    1. The Kindness of Strangers by John Boswell
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                                    A New War on Poverty? by Otis Graham, p. 102 - 2 Reviews
                                    1. Poor Support by David T. Ellwood
                                    2. Starting Even by Robert Haveman
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                                    Empire in Decay by Maria M. Kovacs, pp. 103-104 - 1 Review
                                    1. Return to Diversity by Joseph Rothschild
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                                    History (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review The Unmasterable Past, by Charles S. Maier, p. 105 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Unmasterable Past by Charles S. Maier
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                                      2 Reviews Parting the Waters, by Taylor Branch, p. 106 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. Parting the Waters by Taylor Branch
                                      2. Freedom Summer by Doug McAdam
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                                      Review A History of Islamic Societies, by Ira M. Lapidus, p. 106 - 1 Review
                                      1. A History of Islamic Societies by Ira M. Lapidus
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                                    Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review Reason, Ideology, and Politics, by Shawn W. Ro..., p. 107 - 1 Review
                                      1. Reason, Ideology, and Politics by Shawn W. Rosenberg
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                                      Review The Other Path, by Hernando de Soto, p. 107 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Other Path by Hernando de Soto
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                                      Review Hearts and Minds, by Harry S. Ashmore, p. 107 - 1 Review
                                      1. Hearts and Minds by Harry S. Ashmore
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                                    Arts & Letters (4 Reviews)
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                                      Review The Selected Correspondence of Kenneth Burke a..., p. 108 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Selected Correspondence of Kenneth Burke and Malcolm Cowley, 1915-1981 by Paul Jay, Kenneth Burke, and Malcolm Cowley
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                                      Review Law and Literature, by Richard A. Posner, p. 108 - 1 Review
                                      1. Law and Literature by Richard A. Posner
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                                      Review Nietzsche's Zarathustra, by C.G. Jung, p. 109 - 1 Review
                                      1. Nietzsche's Zarathustra by C.G. Jung
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                                      Review Merlin, by Norma Lorre Goodrich, p. 109 - 1 Review
                                      1. Merlin by Norma Lorre Goodrich
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                                    Science & Technology (2 Reviews)
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                                      Review Hoover Dam: An American Adventure, by Joseph E..., p. 110 - 1 Review
                                      1. Hoover Dam: An American Adventure by Joseph E. Stevens
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                                      Review The World Through Blunted Sight, by Patrick D...., pp. 110-111 - 1 Review
                                      1. The World Through Blunted Sight by Patrick D. Trevor-Roper
                                  18. Ambivalent Victorian: H.L. Mencken by T.J. Jackson Lears, pp. 112-118
                                  19. Playing Soccer in Brazil: Socrates, Corinthians, and Democracy by Matthew Shirts, pp. 119-125
                                  20. Commentary, pp. 126-130
                                  21. Cover: The Fair at Sorochinsk (1888) by Peter Sukhodolski
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                                  Summer 1989 Issue = 30 Articles
                                  1. Editor's Comment, p. 8
                                  2. Periodicals, pp. 9-33
                                  3. Research Reports, pp. 34-36
                                  4. A World Transformed by Keith Michael Baker, pp. 37-45
                                  5. The French Revolution in the Minds of Men by Maurice Cranston, pp. 46-55
                                  6. Background Books, pp. 56-58
                                  7. America's First Cocaine Epidemic by David F. Musto, pp. 59-66
                                  8. The Postmodern Predicament by Todd Gitlin, pp. 67-76
                                  9. The Divided Creature by Walker Percy, pp. 77-87
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                                    Ireland, Whose Ireland? by Denis Donoghue, pp. 88-89 - 1 Review
                                    1. Modern Ireland, 1600-1972 by Robert F. Foster
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                                    The Poet-Oracle of Spanish America by Richard M. Morse, pp. 90-91 - 1 Review
                                    1. Sor Juana, or The Traps of Faith by Octavio Paz
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                                    What Aristotle Didn't Know by Frank D. McConnell, pp. 92-94 - 2 Reviews
                                    1. Myth and Tragedy in Ancient Greece by Jean-Pierre Vernant and Pierre Vidal-Naquet
                                    2. Myth and Society in Ancient Greece by Jean-Pierre Vernant
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                                    History (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review Edmund Burke, by Stanley Edward Ayling, p. 95 - 1 Review
                                      1. Edmund Burke by Stanley Edward Ayling
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                                      Review The Body and Society, by Peter Brown, p. 95 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Body and Society by Peter Brown
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                                      2 Reviews The Puritan Ordeal, by Andrew Delbanco, p. 96 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. The Puritan Ordeal by Andrew Delbanco
                                      2. Worlds of Wonder, Days of Judgment by David D. Hall
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                                    Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review The Rise and Fall of the New Deal Order, 1930-..., p. 96 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Rise and Fall of the New Deal Order, 1930-1980 by Steve Fraser and Gary Gerstle
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                                      Review Contemporary Indian Tradition, by Carla M. Borden, p. 97 - 1 Review
                                      1. Contemporary Indian Tradition by Carla M. Borden
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                                      Review Public Affairs: The Military and the Media, 19..., p. 98 - 1 Review
                                      1. Public Affairs: The Military and the Media, 1968-1973 by William M. Hammond
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                                    Arts & Letters (4 Reviews)
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                                      Review Goldwyn: A Biography, by A. Scott Berg, p. 98 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. Goldwyn: A Biography by A. Scott Berg
                                      2. An Empire of Their Own by Neal Gabler
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                                      Review The Letters of Henry Adams, by J.C. Levenson, ..., p. 98 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Letters of Henry Adams by J.C. Levenson, Ernest Samuels, and Charles Vandersee, ...
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                                      Review Against Deconstruction, by John M. Ellis, p. 99 - 1 Review
                                      1. Against Deconstruction by John M. Ellis
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                                      Review Philip Larkin: Collected Poems, by Anthony Thw..., p. 99 - 1 Review
                                      1. Philip Larkin: Collected Poems by Anthony Thwaite and Philip Larkin
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                                    Science & Technology (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review American Genesis, by Thomas P. Hughes, p. 100 - 1 Review
                                      1. American Genesis by Thomas P. Hughes
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                                      Review Doctors: The Biography of Medicine, by Sherwin..., p. 100 - 1 Review
                                      1. Doctors: The Biography of Medicine by Sherwin B. Nuland
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                                      Review Apollo, by Charles Murray and Catherine Bly Cox, pp. 101-103 - 1 Review
                                      1. Apollo by Charles Murray and Catherine Bly Cox
                                  17. Surviving Beirut by Thomas L. Friedman, pp. 104-119
                                  18. Chemistry Lessons by Primo Levi, pp. 120-127
                                  19. Marianne Moore and Elizabeth Bishop by Susan Schultz, pp. 128-139
                                  20. Commentary, pp. 140-146
                                  21. Cover: A faut esperer q'eu jeu la finira ben tot (1789)
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                                  Autumn 1989 Issue = 26 Articles
                                  1. Editor's Comment, p. 6
                                  2. Periodicals, pp. 7-33
                                  3. Research Reports, pp. 34-38
                                  4. State and Society Under Islam by Bernard Lewis, pp. 39-53
                                  5. The Islamic Republic of Iran, 1979-1989 by Shaul Bakhash, pp. 54-62
                                  6. Varieties of Muslim Experience by Mahnaz Ispahani, pp. 63-72
                                  7. Background Books, pp. 73-75
                                  8. John Dewey by John Patrick Diggins, pp. 76-85
                                  9. Toward a History of Reading by Robert Darnton, pp. 86-103
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                                    Diplomacy's Wise Man? by Alex Danchev, pp. 104-106 - 3 Reviews
                                    1. Sketches from a Life by George F. Kennan
                                    2. George Kennan and the Dilemmas of U.S. Foreign Policy by David Allan Mayers
                                    3. Kennan and the Art of Foreign Policy by Anders Stephanson
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                                    Black Models, White Myths by Elizabeth Johns, pp. 107-108 - 1 Review
                                    1. The Image of the Black in Western Art, Vol. IV, Part 1 by Hugh Honour
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                                    History (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review The Diario of Christopher Columbus's First Voy..., p. 109 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. The Diario of Christopher Columbus's First Voyage to America, 1492-1493 by Oliver Dunn and James E. Kelley, Jr.
                                      2. Spain and Its World, 1500-1700 by J.H. Elliott
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                                      2 Reviews America's Rome, Vol. I, by William L. Vance, p. 109 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. America's Rome, Vol. I by William L. Vance
                                      2. America's Rome, Vol. II by William L. Vance
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                                      Review Land Without Ghosts, by R. David Arkush and Le..., p. 110 - 1 Review
                                      1. Land Without Ghosts by R. David Arkush and Leo O. Lee
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                                    Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review More Like Us, by James Fallows, p. 111 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. More Like Us by James Fallows
                                      2. The Enigma of Japanese Power by Karel van Wolferen
                                    2. [+]
                                      Review Barbarian Sentiments, by William Pfaff, p. 112 - 1 Review
                                      1. Barbarian Sentiments by William Pfaff
                                    3. [+]
                                      Review The Politics of Earthquake Prediction, by Rich..., p. 112 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Politics of Earthquake Prediction by Richard Stuart Olson, Bruno Podesta, and Joanne M. Nigg, ...
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                                    Arts & Letters (2 Reviews)
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                                      Review New and Selected Essays, by Robert Penn Warren, p. 113 - 1 Review
                                      1. New and Selected Essays by Robert Penn Warren
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                                      2 Reviews The Complete Fiction of Bruno Schultz, by Jerz..., p. 114 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. The Complete Fiction of Bruno Schultz by Jerzy Ficowski and Bruno Schulz
                                      2. Letters and Drawings of Bruno Schulz by Jerzy Ficowski and Bruno Schulz
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                                    Science & Technology (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review The Dynamics of Progress, by Samuel L. Macey, p. 114 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. The Dynamics of Progress by Samuel L. Macey
                                      2. Empires of Time by Anthony F. Aveni
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                                      2 Reviews Gene Dreams, by Robert Teitelman, p. 115 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. Gene Dreams by Robert Teitelman
                                      2. Dangerous Diagnostics by Dorothy Nelkin and Laurence Tancredi
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                                      Review Seeing Voices, by Oliver W. Sacks, pp. 116-119 - 1 Review
                                      1. Seeing Voices by Oliver W. Sacks
                                  16. Memory, Commemoration, and Plight of China's Intellectuals by Vera Schwarcz, pp. 120-129
                                  17. P.T. Barnum and the American Museum by A.H. Saxon, pp. 130-142
                                  18. Commentary, pp. 143-146
                                  19. Cover: Imam Zaynul-Abidin Visits the Ka'ba (1549-50)
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                                  Winter 1989 Issue = 31 Articles
                                  1. Editor's Comment, pp. 6-8
                                  2. Periodicals, pp. 9-33
                                  3. Research Reports, pp. 34-38
                                  4. Is the Cold War Over? by Peter W. Rodman, pp. 39-41
                                  5. Looking Back: The Long Peace by John Lewis Gaddis, pp. 42-65
                                  6. Background Books, pp. 66-67
                                  7. Explaining John Calvin by William J. Bouwsma, pp. 68-76
                                  8. Slaves and Freedmen by Keith Melder, pp. 77-83
                                  9. Behind the Marble Mask by Thomas C. Battle, pp. 84-89
                                  10. From Jim Crow to Home Rule by Steven J. Diner, pp. 90-101
                                  11. A Secret City by Neil Spitzer, pp. 102-115
                                  12. Background Books, pp. 116-117
                                  13. [+]
                                    One Man's War by Jay Tolson, pp. 118-119 - 1 Review
                                    1. A Bright Shining Lie by Neil Sheehan
                                  14. [+]
                                    A Glasnost Tale by Nancy Condee and Vladimir Padunov, p. 120 - 1 Review
                                    1. The Children of the Arbat by Anatoli Rybakov
                                  15. [+]
                                    Is the Corporate State Good for Business? by Otis Graham, Jr., pp. 121-122 - 2 Reviews
                                    1. The Suicidal Corporation by Paul H. Weaver
                                    2. The Rise of the Corporate Commonwealth by Louis Galambos and Joseph Pratt
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                                    History (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review The Politics of Military Rule in Brazil, 1964-..., p. 123 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Politics of Military Rule in Brazil, 1964-1985 by Thomas E. Skidmore
                                    2. [+]
                                      Review Threshold of War, by Waldo Heinrichs, p. 123 - 1 Review
                                      1. Threshold of War by Waldo Heinrichs
                                    3. [+]
                                      Review Collusion Across the Jordan, by Avi Shlaim, p. 124 - 1 Review
                                      1. Collusion Across the Jordan by Avi Shlaim
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                                    Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
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                                      Review Banana Diplomacy, by Roy Gutman, p. 124 - 1 Review
                                      1. Banana Diplomacy by Roy Gutman
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                                      Review In Pursuit: Of Happiness and Good Government, ..., p. 124 - 1 Review
                                      1. In Pursuit: Of Happiness and Good Government by Charles Murray
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                                      Review Mrs. Thatcher's Revolution, by Peter Jenkins, p. 124 - 1 Review
                                      1. Mrs. Thatcher's Revolution by Peter Jenkins
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                                    Arts & Letters (6 Reviews)
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                                      Review To Urania, by Joseph Brodsky, p. 125 - 1 Review
                                      1. To Urania by Joseph Brodsky
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                                      Review Thy Hand, Great Anarch! India, 1921-1952, by N..., p. 125 - 1 Review
                                      1. Thy Hand, Great Anarch! India, 1921-1952 by Nirad Chaundhuri
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                                      2 Reviews Eliot's New Life, by Lyndall Gordon, p. 125 - 2 Reviews
                                      1. Eliot's New Life by Lyndall Gordon
                                      2. Wallace Stevens: The Later Years, 1923-1955 by Joan Richardson
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                                      Review The Studios of Paris, by John Milner, p. 126 - 1 Review
                                      1. The Studios of Paris by John Milner
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                                      Review Representation and Reality, by Hilary Putnam, p. 126 - 1 Review
                                      1. Representation and Reality by Hilary Putnam
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                                      Review Thinking About Science, by Ernst Peter Fischer..., pp. 126-127 - 1 Review
                                      1. Thinking About Science by Ernst Peter Fischer, Carol Lipson, and Max Delbruck, ...
                                  19. The Japanese Idea of Beauty by Donald Keene, pp. 128-135
                                  20. Oh, Ireland by Richard Rodriguez, pp. 136-143
                                  21. Commentary, pp. 144-146
                                  22. Cover: The Inaugural Parade of FDR in 1941 (1984) by Frank Wright
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