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Volume 43, Number 1 (Fall 2003)

Contents

Review 29 March 2007
Vile Bodies
a review by John S. Reist, Jr.
USA Today: The Stunning Incoherence of American Civilization by Reid Buckley. P. E. N. Press (North Carolina), 442 pp. + index, $22.95 cloth, 2002.
Review 29 March 2007
On Not Thinking in Slogans
a review by Robert Heineman
The American Cause by Russell Kirk. Edited with a new Introduction by Gleaves Whitney. ISI Books (Wilmington, Delaware), xxii, 169 pp., $13.00 paper, 2002.
Review 29 March 2007
A Touchstone of Eloquence and Wisdom
a review by James E. Person, Jr.
Creed & Culture: A Touchstone Reader Edited with an introduction by James M. Kushiner. ISI Books (Wilmington, Delaware), xv + 239 pp., $15.00 paper, 2003.
Review 29 March 2007
The Reserved Powers of the Tenth Amendment
a review by Marshall DeRosa
The Tenth Amendment and State Sovereignty: Constitutional History and Contemporary Issues Edited by Mark R. Killenbeck. Roman & Littlefield and Berkeley Public Policy Press (Lanham, Maryland), 206 pp., $69.00 cloth, $28.95 paper, 2001.
Essay 29 March 2007
Ernest van den Haag (1914–2002)
by George H. Nash
In Memoriam
Review 29 March 2007
The Virgin and the Dynamo
a review by Joshua P. Hochschild
The Substance of Style: How the Rise of Aesthetic Value Is Remaking Commerce, Culture, and Consciousness by Virginia Postrel. HarperCollins (New York), 237 pp. $24.95 cloth, 2003. The Future and Its Enemies: The Growing Conflict over Creativity, Enterprise, and Progress by Virginia Postrel. The Free Press (New York), 265 pp. $25.00 cloth, 1998; Touchstone (New York), $13.00 paper, 1999.
Best of the Bookman 26 February 2012
book cover Outposts of Culture
by Gerald J. Russello
The Criterion: Cultural Politics and Periodical Networks in Inter-War Britain by Jason Harding. Oxford University Press (New York, New York) 250 pp., $55.00 cloth, 2002.

Also in this Issue

Editors’ Note | 3

Shall These Bones Live?

buckley’s “eternal verities” | 14

Let Us Talk of Many Things: The Collected Speeches,
by William F. Buckley Jr.
reviewed by William F. Meehan III

On Essays and Letters | 46

“The One Good Thing to Do with Money”
by James V. Schall, S.J.

REFLECTIONS
The Newsletter of the Edmund Burke Society

Editorial: the quotable burke | 49

Essay:

The uses of Burke’s youthful writings | 51
by Steven P. Millies

Essay:

Edmund Burke: Christian Statesman | 57 (read this essay)
by Francis Canavan, S.J.

Review:

The Principles of True Politics | 59 (read this review)
A Moral Enterprise: Essays in Honor of Francis Canavan
reviewed by Ian Crowe

Review:

A Giddy Harbinger of Madness | 61
The Last Alchemist by Iain McCalman
reviewed by Stephen Holt

Real progress consists in the movement of mankind toward the understanding of norms, and toward conformity to norms. Real decadence consists in the movement of mankind away from the understanding of norms, and away from obedience to norms.

Russell Kirk, Enemies of the Permanent Things, 1969

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