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    Issues of the 1970s = 4 Years, 13 Issues, 572 Articles
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      Issues of 1976 = 1 Issue, 43 Articles
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        Issues of 1977 = 4 Issues, 180 Articles
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          Issues of 1978 = 4 Issues, 179 Articles
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            Issues of 1979 = 4 Issues, 170 Articles
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            Issues of the 1980s = 10 Years, 46 Issues, 1,484 Articles
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              Issues of 1980 = 4 Issues, 164 Articles
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                Issues of 1981 = 4 Issues, 157 Articles
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                  Issues of 1982 = 5 Issues, 172 Articles
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                    Issues of 1983 = 5 Issues, 164 Articles
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                      Issues of 1984 = 4 Issues, 124 Articles
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                        Issues of 1985 = 5 Issues, 152 Articles
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                          Issues of 1986 = 5 Issues, 146 Articles
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                            Issues of 1987 = 5 Issues, 146 Articles
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                              Issues of 1988 = 5 Issues, 143 Articles
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                                Issues of 1989 = 4 Issues, 116 Articles
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                                Issues of the 1990s = 8 Years, 32 Issues, 1,014 Articles
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                                  Issues of 1990 = 4 Issues, 108 Articles
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                                    Issues of 1993 = 4 Issues, 122 Articles
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                                      Issues of 1994 = 4 Issues, 123 Articles
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                                        Issues of 1995 = 4 Issues, 124 Articles
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                                          Spring 1995 Issue = 31 Articles
                                          1. Editor's Comment, pp. 2-3
                                          2. At Issue, pp. 4-7
                                          3. Religion and the Writer by A.G. Mojtabai, pp. 8-18
                                          4. The Fundamentalist Challenge by Amitav Ghosh, pp. 19-31
                                          5. America's Verdant Cross by Simon Schama, pp. 32-45
                                          6. The Future That Never Came by Mitchell Reiss, pp. 46-67
                                          7. All the Presidents' Words by Carol Gelderman, pp. 68-79
                                          8. [+]
                                            Farewell to Modernism by Witold Rybczynski, pp. 80-82 - 1 Review
                                            1. The Oral History of Modern Architecture by John Peter
                                          9. [+]
                                            Midmorning in the New World Order by Charles Townshend, pp. 83-84 - 2 Reviews
                                            1. Temptations of a Superpower by Ronald Steel
                                            2. World Orders Old and New by Noam Chomsky
                                          10. [+]
                                            History (3 Reviews)
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                                              Review The Forbidden Best-Sellers of Pre-Revolutionar..., p. 85 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Forbidden Best-Sellers of Pre-Revolutionary France by Robert Darnton
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review The De-Moralization of Society, by Gertrude Hi..., p. 86 - 1 Review
                                              1. The De-Moralization of Society by Gertrude Himmelfarb
                                            3. [+]
                                              2 Reviews The Nixon Memo, by Marvin L. Kalb, p. 87 - 2 Reviews
                                              1. The Nixon Memo by Marvin L. Kalb
                                              2. The Haldeman Diaries by H.R. Haldeman
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                                            Arts & Letters (4 Reviews)
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                                              Review Walter Pater: Lover of Strange Souls, by Denis..., p. 88 - 1 Review
                                              1. Walter Pater: Lover of Strange Souls by Denis Donoghue
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review The Bird Artist, by Howard Norman, p. 89 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Bird Artist by Howard Norman
                                            3. [+]
                                              Review The House of Percy, by Bertram Wyatt-Brown, p. 90 - 1 Review
                                              1. The House of Percy by Bertram Wyatt-Brown
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                                              Review Hebrew and Modernity, by Robert Alter, p. 91 - 1 Review
                                              1. Hebrew and Modernity by Robert Alter
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                                            Philosophy & Religion (1 Review)
                                            1. [+]
                                              Review The Magus of the North, by Isaiah Berlin, p. 91 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Magus of the North by Isaiah Berlin
                                          13. [+]
                                            Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
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                                              Review Blacks and Jews: Alliances and Arguments, by P..., p. 92 - 2 Reviews
                                              1. Blacks and Jews: Alliances and Arguments by Paul Berman
                                              2. Jews and Blacks by Michael Lerner and Cornel West
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review Art Lessons, by Alice Goldfarb Marquis, p. 93 - 1 Review
                                              1. Art Lessons by Alice Goldfarb Marquis
                                            3. [+]
                                              Review In the Belgian Chateau, by Renee C. Fox, p. 94 - 1 Review
                                              1. In the Belgian Chateau by Renee C. Fox
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                                            Science & Technology (2 Reviews)
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                                              Review The Hot Zone, by Richard Preston, p. 95 - 2 Reviews
                                              1. The Hot Zone by Richard Preston
                                              2. The Coming Plague by Laurie Garrett
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review An Anthropologist on Mars, by Oliver Sacks, p. 96 - 1 Review
                                              1. An Anthropologist on Mars by Oliver Sacks
                                          15. Poetry by Anthony Hecht, pp. 97-98
                                          16. Poems by Ben Jonson, pp. 99-101
                                          17. Music Against Gravity by Alan Neidle and Margaret Freeman, pp. 102-113
                                          18. The Night of the Whales by William W. Warner, pp. 114-126
                                          19. Periodicals, pp. 127-153
                                          20. Research Reports, pp. 154-155
                                          21. Commentary, pp. 156-159
                                          22. From the Center by Michael J. Lacey, pp. 160-162
                                          23. Cover: A hydrogen bomb is exploded
                                        2. [+]
                                          Summer 1995 Issue = 32 Articles
                                          1. Editor's Comment, pp. 2-3
                                          2. At Issue, pp. 4-7
                                          3. Learning from the Fifties by Alan Ehrenhalt, pp. 8-29
                                          4. The Death of Hume by Stephen Miller, pp. 30-40
                                          5. The Crisis of Contemporary Science by Daniel J. Kevles, pp. 41-52
                                          6. After the Big Crunch by David L. Goodstein, pp. 53-60
                                          7. Enemies of Promise by J. Michael Bishop, pp. 61-65
                                          8. The Paradox of Yeltsin's Russia by S. Frederick Starr, pp. 66-73
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                                            Two Reports from Greeneland by Frank D. McConnell, pp. 74-76 - 2 Reviews
                                            1. The Life of Graham Greene: Vol. II, 1939-1955 by Norman Sherry
                                            2. Graham Greene: The Enemy Within by Michael Shelden
                                          10. [+]
                                            What Kind of Bootstraps? by Kwame Anthony Appiah, pp. 77-79 - 1 Review
                                            1. One by One from the Inside Out by Glenn C. Loury
                                          11. [+]
                                            Rebirth of a Nation by Peter Skerry, pp. 80-83 - 1 Review
                                            1. The Next American Nation by Michael Lind
                                          12. [+]
                                            History (4 Reviews)
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                                              Review How "Natives" Think, by Marshall Sahlins, p. 84 - 1 Review
                                              1. How "Natives" Think by Marshall Sahlins
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                                              Review Monsieur d'Eon is a Woman, by Gary Kates, p. 84 - 1 Review
                                              1. Monsieur d'Eon is a Woman by Gary Kates
                                            3. [+]
                                              Review The End of Reform, by Alan Brinkley, p. 85 - 1 Review
                                              1. The End of Reform by Alan Brinkley
                                            4. [+]
                                              Review The Other Greeks, by Victor Davis Hanson, p. 86 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Other Greeks by Victor Davis Hanson
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                                            Arts & Letters (1 Review)
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                                              Review The Making of Rubens, by Svetlana Alpers, p. 87 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Making of Rubens by Svetlana Alpers
                                          14. [+]
                                            Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
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                                              Review The Confidence Game, by Steven Solomon, p. 88 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Confidence Game by Steven Solomon
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                                              Review Urban Leviathan, by Diane E. Davis, p. 89 - 1 Review
                                              1. Urban Leviathan by Diane E. Davis
                                            3. [+]
                                              Review In Retrospect, by Robert S. McNamara and Brian..., p. 89 - 1 Review
                                              1. In Retrospect by Robert S. McNamara and Brian VanDeMark
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                                            Philosophy & Religion (2 Reviews)
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                                              Review God: A Biography, by Jack Miles, p. 90 - 1 Review
                                              1. God: A Biography by Jack Miles
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review John Dewey and the High Tide of American Liber..., p. 91 - 1 Review
                                              1. John Dewey and the High Tide of American Liberalism by Alan Ryan
                                          16. [+]
                                            Science & Technology (2 Reviews)
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                                              Review Fire in the Mind, by George Johnson, p. 92 - 1 Review
                                              1. Fire in the Mind by George Johnson
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                                              Review Science and the Founding Fathers, by I. Bernar..., p. 93 - 1 Review
                                              1. Science and the Founding Fathers by I. Bernard Cohen
                                          17. Poetry by Anthony Hecht, pp. 94-95
                                          18. Poems by George Starbuck, pp. 96-99
                                          19. From the Heart of the Heart of the Former Yugoslavia by Ljiljana Smajlovic, pp. 100-113
                                          20. How to Build a Suburb by Witold Rybczynski, pp. 114-126
                                          21. Periodicals, pp. 127-153
                                          22. Research Reports, pp. 154-155
                                          23. Commentary, pp. 156-159
                                          24. From the Center by Charles Blitzer, pp. 160-162
                                          25. Cover: Elementary school students
                                        3. [+]
                                          Autumn 1995 Issue = 32 Articles
                                          1. Editor's Comment, p. 2
                                          2. At Issue, pp. 3-5
                                          3. America's Gambling Fever, p. 6
                                          4. Playing with Money by Jackson Lears, pp. 7-23
                                          5. Grand Illusions by Robert Goodman, pp. 24-33
                                          6. The Joy of Gambling by David Spanier, pp. 34-41
                                          7. The Pursuit of Happiness by Robert Darnton, pp. 42-52
                                          8. The Other Camus by Robert Royal, pp. 53-67
                                          9. Ataturk's Daughters by Amy Schwartz, pp. 68-79
                                          10. [+]
                                            Speak of the Devil by James Morris, pp. 80-82 - 2 Reviews
                                            1. The Origin of Satan by Elaine Pagels
                                            2. The Death of Satan by Andrew Delbanco
                                          11. [+]
                                            The Stately Homes of Russia by S. Frederick Starr, pp. 83-84 - 1 Review
                                            1. Life on the Russian Country Estate by Priscilla Roosevelt
                                          12. [+]
                                            History (3 Reviews)
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                                              Review Reporting World War II, Part One, by Samuel Hy..., p. 85 - 2 Reviews
                                              1. Reporting World War II, Part One by Samuel Hynes, Anne Matthews, and Nancy Caldwell Sorel, ...
                                              2. Reporting World War II, Part Two by Samuel Hynes, Anne Matthews, and Nancy Caldwell Sorel, ...
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review The Black Diaspora, by Ronald Segal, p. 86 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Black Diaspora by Ronald Segal
                                            3. [+]
                                              Review The Age of Hirohito, by Daikichi Irokawa, p. 87 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Age of Hirohito by Daikichi Irokawa
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                                            Arts & Letters (3 Reviews)
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                                              Review Walker Evans: A Biography, by Belinda Rathbone, pp. 87-88 - 1 Review
                                              1. Walker Evans: A Biography by Belinda Rathbone
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review Emblems of Mind, by Edward Rothstein, p. 89 - 1 Review
                                              1. Emblems of Mind by Edward Rothstein
                                            3. [+]
                                              2 Reviews Writing and Being, by Nadine Gordimer, p. 89 - 2 Reviews
                                              1. Writing and Being by Nadine Gordimer
                                              2. Writing Was Everything by Alfred Kazin
                                          14. [+]
                                            Contemporary Affairs (5 Reviews)
                                            1. [+]
                                              Review The Nightingales Song, by Robert Timberg, p. 90 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Nightingales Song by Robert Timberg
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review The Tyranny of Numbers, by Nicholas Eberstadt, p. 91 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Tyranny of Numbers by Nicholas Eberstadt
                                            3. [+]
                                              Review Virtually Normal, by Andrew Sullivan, p. 92 - 1 Review
                                              1. Virtually Normal by Andrew Sullivan
                                            4. [+]
                                              Review Balkan Tragedy, by Susan L. Woodward, p. 93 - 1 Review
                                              1. Balkan Tragedy by Susan L. Woodward
                                            5. [+]
                                              Review Postethnic America, by David A. Hollinger, p. 93 - 1 Review
                                              1. Postethnic America by David A. Hollinger
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                                            Philosophy & Religion (1 Review)
                                            1. [+]
                                              Review Hannah Arendt/Martin Heidegger, by Elzbieta Et..., p. 94 - 1 Review
                                              1. Hannah Arendt/Martin Heidegger by Elzbieta Ettinger
                                          16. [+]
                                            Science & Technology (2 Reviews)
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                                              Review Charles Darwin: A Biography, Vol. I, by E. Jan..., p. 95 - 1 Review
                                              1. Charles Darwin: A Biography, Vol. I by E. Janet Browne
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review Science and the Quiet Art, by David J. Weatherall, pp. 96-97 - 1 Review
                                              1. Science and the Quiet Art by David J. Weatherall
                                          17. Poetry by Edward Hirsch, pp. 98-99
                                          18. Poems by Cesar Vallejo, pp. 100-101
                                          19. What I Learned in the Lenoir High School Band by Joseph Robinson, pp. 102-110
                                          20. The Periodical Observer, pp. 111-137
                                          21. Research Reports, pp. 138-139
                                          22. Commentary, pp. 140-146
                                          23. Cover: Detail of Raftsmen Playing Cards (1847) by George Caleb Bingham
                                        4. [+]
                                          Winter 1995 Issue = 29 Articles
                                          1. Editor's Comment, pp. 4-5
                                          2. At Issue, pp. 6-9
                                          3. The Future of Sports, p. 10
                                          4. Why Sports Matter by Wilfrid Sheed, pp. 11-25
                                          5. The Technological Imperative by Edward Tenner, pp. 26-34
                                          6. Listening to Steroids by John Hoberman, pp. 35-44
                                          7. Sports and Society by Allen Guttmann, pp. 45-49
                                          8. The Use of Force by A.J. Bacevich, pp. 50-63
                                          9. Vietnam Twenty Years After the War by Frederick Z. Brown, pp. 64-87
                                          10. The Book as a Container of Consciousness by William H. Gass, pp. 88-101
                                          11. [+]
                                            Blaming the Elites by Alan Ryan, pp. 102-104 - 1 Review
                                            1. The Revolt of the Elites, and the Betrayal of Democracy by Christopher Lasch
                                          12. [+]
                                            The Music King from New Orleans by Martha Bayles, pp. 105-107 - 1 Review
                                            1. Bamboula! The Life and Times of Louis Moreau Gottschalk by S. Frederick Starr
                                          13. [+]
                                            How Beastly Our Beatitudes? by Howard Kaye, pp. 108-111 - 2 Reviews
                                            1. The Moral Animal by Robert Wright
                                            2. The Hungry Soul by Leon R. Kass
                                          14. [+]
                                            History (3 Reviews)
                                            1. [+]
                                              Review Fables of Abundance, by T.J. Jackson Lears, p. 112 - 1 Review
                                              1. Fables of Abundance by T.J. Jackson Lears
                                            2. [+]
                                              2 Reviews The Private Life of Chairman Mao, by Li Zhi-Sui, p. 113 - 2 Reviews
                                              1. The Private Life of Chairman Mao by Li Zhi-Sui
                                              2. Burying Mao by Richard Baum
                                            3. [+]
                                              Review The Southern Tradition, by Eugene D. Genovese, p. 113 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Southern Tradition by Eugene D. Genovese
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                                            Arts & Letters (2 Reviews)
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                                              Review The Ruin of Kasch, by Roberto Calasso, p. 114 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Ruin of Kasch by Roberto Calasso
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review The Western Canon, by Harold Bloom, p. 115 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Western Canon by Harold Bloom
                                          16. [+]
                                            Philosophy & Religion (1 Review)
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                                              Review Net of Magic, by Lee Siegel, p. 116 - 1 Review
                                              1. Net of Magic by Lee Siegel
                                          17. [+]
                                            Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
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                                              Review The Bell Curve, by Richard J. Herrnstein and C..., p. 117 - 1 Review
                                              1. The Bell Curve by Richard J. Herrnstein and Charles Murray
                                            2. [+]
                                              Review Just Curious, by Cullen Murphy, p. 118 - 1 Review
                                              1. Just Curious by Cullen Murphy
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                                              2 Reviews Conor, by Donald Harman Akenson, p. 118 - 2 Reviews
                                              1. Conor by Donald Harman Akenson
                                              2. Conor Cruise O'Brien: An Anthology by Donald Harman Akenson and Conor Cruise O'Brien, ...
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                                            Science & Technology (1 Review)
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                                              Review Journey to the Ants, by Bert Holldobler, p. 119 - 1 Review
                                              1. Journey to the Ants by Bert Holldobler
                                          19. Poetry by Anthony Hecht, pp. 120-121
                                          20. Poems by L.E. Sissman, pp. 122-126
                                          21. Periodicals, pp. 127-153
                                          22. Commentary, pp. 154-159
                                          23. From the Center by Charles Blitzer, pp. 160-162
                                          24. Cover: Detail from The Football Players by Henri Rousseau
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                                        Issues of 1996 = 4 Issues, 139 Articles
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                                          Issues of 1997 = 4 Issues, 129 Articles
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                                            Issues of 1998 = 4 Issues, 134 Articles
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                                              Issues of 1999 = 4 Issues, 135 Articles
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                                              Issues of the 2000s = 1 Year, 4 Issues, 135 Articles
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                                                Issues of 2000 = 4 Issues, 135 Articles