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Spring 2014

Contents

Review 22 March 2014
book cover Reclaiming the Common Mind
by Benjamin G. Lockerd
The Common Mind: Politics, Society, and Christian Humanism, by André Gushurst-Moore. Tacoma, WA: Angelico Press, 2013. 251 pages. $25.
Essay 22 March 2014
book cover Mackinder, Geography, and History
by Francis P. Sempa
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Rise of the Poster Children
by Geoffrey Kabaservice
An Anxious Age: The Post-Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of America by Joseph Bottum. Image, 2014. Hardcover, 296 pp. $25.
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Natural Law and the Challenge of Liberal Secularism
by Glen Austin Sproviero
Conscience and Its Enemies: Confronting the Dogmas of Liberal Secularism by Robert P. George. Intercollegiate Studies Institute, 2013. Hardcover, 384 pages, $30.
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Religious Liberty and the Tragic Approach to Legal Theory
by Elizabeth Corey
The Tragedy of Religious Freedom by Marc O. DeGirolami. Harvard University Press, 2013. Hardcover, 320 pages, $45.
On Essays and Letters 22 March 2014
book cover On Incomprehensibles
by James V. Schall, S. J.
Review 22 March 2014
book cover The Founders’ Founder
by W. Bradford Littlejohn
Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity. A Critical Edition with Modern Spelling by Richard Hooker, edited by Arthur Stephen McGrade. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Three volumes. Hardcover, 1100 pages, $420.
Essay 22 March 2014
image The Real Source of Modern Judicial Review
by Bruce P. Frohnen
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Books in Little
by Alexis Carra
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Bully in the Bully Pulpit
by John C. Chalberg
The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism by Doris Kearns Goodwin. Simon & Schuster, 2013. Hardcover, 928 pages, $40.
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Turner’s Frontier Thesis, Continued
by Will Hoyt
The Lost Region: Toward a Revival of Midwestern History by Jon K. Lauck. University of Iowa Press, 2013. Paperback, 166 pages, $35.
Review 22 March 2014
book cover ‘I Think I Have Made Poetry’
by James E. Person Jr.
The Letters of Robert Frost, Volume I: 1886–1920 Edited by Donald Sheehy, Mark Richardson, and Robert Faggen. Harvard University Press, 2014. Hardcover, 811 pages, $45.
Review 22 March 2014
book cover America’s Aviation Icons
by Robert Huddleston
The Aviators: Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight by Winston Groom. National Geographic Press, 2013. Hardcover, 464 pages, $30.
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Today’s Totalitarians
by Thomas F. Bertonneau
Against Inclusiveness: How the Diversity Regime is Flattening America and the West and What to Do About It by James Kalb. Angelico Press, 2013. Paperback, 203 pages, $20.
Essay 22 March 2014
book cover The Centennial of a Cataclysm: One Life, One Family
by Timothy S. Goeglein
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Evangelicals and Conservatives: On Beyond Worldview
by Seth J. Bartee
The Gospel and the Mind: Recovering and Shaping the Intellectual Life by Bradley G. Green. Crossway, 2010. Paperback, 192 pages, $17.
Symposium 22 March 2014
book cover What We’re Reading (Summer 2014)
by Bookman Contributors
From medieval sagas to anti-Communist Japanese surrealist novels, the Civil War campaigns to contemporary fiction, our contributors and friends again provide their summer reading lists. Every year this is one of our most popular features, as the suggestions from our trusted contributors are learned, wide-ranging, and deeply engaged with the questions that face our modern age.
Review 22 March 2014
book cover The Critic as Catalyst
by Carl Rollyson
The Long Voyage: Selected Letters of Malcolm Cowley, 1915–1987. Edited by Hans Bak. Harvard University Press, 2013. Hardcover, 848 pages, $40.
Essay 22 March 2014
book cover The Future of the West in the Thought of Muggeridge and Ortega y Gasset
by Pedro Blas González
Review 22 March 2014
book cover Multiculturalism or Clash of Civilizations
by Tobias J. Lanz
The Democratic Contradictions of Multiculturalism by Jens-Martin Eriksen and Frederick Stjernfelt. Telos Press, 2012. Paperback, 410 pages, $25.

All great systems, ethical or political, attain their ascendency over the minds of men by virtue of their appeal to the imagination; and when they cease to touch the chords of wonder and mystery and hope, their power is lost, and men look elsewhere for some set of principles by which they may be guided.

Russell Kirk

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