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Book Reviews

Fresh commentary on some of the most important books in law, politics, and culture.

Past Reviews

The Dangers of Smoking in Bed
A Review of The Dangers of Smoking in Bed

Sleepless in Buenos Aires

Mariana Enriquez's Smoking in Bed takes readers on a tour of Argentinians seeking an antidote to their alienation.

The Gypsy Economist: The Life and Times of Colin Clark
A Review of The Gypsy Economist: The Life and Times of Colin Clark

The Economist Who Hoped

The Gypsy Economist accounts for Colin Clark's journey from socialism to supply-side economics.

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A Question of Freedom
A Review of A Question of Freedom

The Legal Road to Freedom

A Question of Freedom demonstrates the difficulty of disentangling America’s promise of freedom from the remnants of colonialism and feudalism.

Light of Reason, Light of Faith
A Review of Light of Reason, Light of Faith

Reason’s Tenderness

Faith and reason envelop one another, Ratzinger believes, and, in doing so, restrict one another.